Job Reference: SLPSW0823

Support Worker


Salary: £11.30-£11.50 per hour

Hours: Part Time - Full Time

Closing Date: Tuesday 3rd October 2023

Job Description

Support Worker

Hourly Rate: £11.30-£11.50
Hours: Various full and part time positions available
Location: Plymouth

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 enthusiastic, resourceful and forward-thinking people and are excited to be recruiting Support Workers to support individuals within our service in Plymouth. 

About the Role:

Your role would involve supporting people with all aspects of day-to-day living, some aspects of personal care, in their homes and out in the community. The people you would support have a range of interests which include cinema trips, swimming, disco’s, football and national parks. They also enjoy going into town for a coffee, shopping and exploring different places by bus or train.  If you share these interests, then this could be a great opportunity for you to work in an environment that combines your shared interests

About the usual working pattern:

This will depend on the service but may include 12/14hr shifts with sleeper, evening and weekends 

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 
  • Annual pay of up to £22,425 and the opportunity to earn overtime. 
  • …and more! 

Closing date:  

The closing date for this vacancy is Tuesday 10th October 2023. 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 

Check out the role brief and assignment information here: SLPSW0823 – Role Brief – Support Worker – Plymouth.pdf