Job Reference: CHSWSTC

Cover Hours Support Worker - Penzance

Salary: £12.00 - £13.00ph

Hours: 25

Closing Date: 31/07/2024


Job Description

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 personandare excited to be recruitinga Support Worker to support 11 individuals within our Supported Lifestyles Services across Penzance.

In Penzance we have 4 services including a hub and spoke service supporting 8 individuals with a mix of 1:1 and background support, as well as 3 individual support services all of which provide a flexible and person-centred support.

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 property either flat or home in the community and receives a level of 1:1 support delivery at different times of the day and have access to a shared support hub.​​

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 31st 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