Job Reference: CHSWPP

Cover Hours Support Worker - St Austell

Salary: £12.00 - £13.00ph

Hours: 30

Closing Date: 2nd July 2024


Job Description

Cover Hours Support Worker
Hours: 30

Location: St Austell

Havencare is a forward-thinking and growing charity.  We have been making a difference for 35 years, changing the lives of people who have learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries, and other support needs. Our big aims include every person having a home that is right for them, and support for the life they choose.​

​At Havencare, first and foremost, we are looking for outstanding people who align with our values of Transparency, Quality and Engagement.​

​We are looking for an enthusiastic, resourceful and forward-thinking person and are excited to be recruiting a Support Worker to support 6 individuals within our Supported Lifestyles Service in St. Austell.​

About the Role:

This role is diverse and needs someone who can provide support and care to various people throughout their working day.​

Each person has their own flat and receives a level of 1:1 support delivery at different times of the day and have access to a shared support hub.​​

This role will also include supporting an individual who receives 2:1 support when accessing the community and the successful candidate will be required to complete a 3 day de-escalation training course.

We will provide you with:

  • Quality training and development opportunities to maintain and enhance your skills and knowledge
  • Free 24/7 confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to support your health and wellbeing
  • Big financial rewards through our Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Vouchers at Christmas, your work anniversary, and your birthday
  • Paid DBS
  • The opportunity to earn overtime.
  • A generous overtime rate.
  • …and more!

Closing date: 

The closing date for this vacancy is ​2nd July 2024.​Applications will be considered as and when received.

If your application is successful, any offer of employment will be subject to:

  • A satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and subsequent registration for the DBS Update Service
  • 2 acceptable / satisfactory references
  • Evidence of eligibility / right to work in the UK
  • Full driving license essential

Check out the role brief and assignment information here – 2023 Support Worker – Role Brief – Porthpean.pdf