Support Worker - Cambridgeshire - PAP2343
- Cambridgeshire, CB23 3RG
- 0-37.5 hours per week
- £8.50 per hour
- Apply by
- Sunday, October 22, 2017
We have been providing outstanding care services for over 20 years. Unlike working for many other care providers our teams have time to make a real difference in the lives of our customers. You will get the opportunity to really understand their needs and have the support of a great team around you.
Our comprehensive Learning and Development programme ensures our staff have the right knowledge, skills and behaviours to meet all customer needs. Papworth Trust has an induction programme which is supportive to the needs and experience of our staff and covers Care Certificate standards and bespoke tailored training to meet individual customer needs.
To you, it’s more than just a job. It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of the people we support.
a can-do person
not necessarily experienced but have the right values
good at using your initiative
able or willing to learn to drive
Domiciliary care is provided to people who still live in their own homes but who require additional support with household tasks, personal care or any other activity that allows them to maintain their independence and quality of life. Anyone at any stage of life could require domiciliary care including those with learning disabilities, sensory impairment or physical disabilities.
As a Support Worker for The Papworth Trust you will be an essential part of our customer’s daily routine, and they are relying on you to maintain their independence. You will support and assist customers in all household duties and personal care tasks.
People that use our Service are at the heart of everything we do. As part of a close-knit, friendly team, you’ll assist them with their physical and emotional needs. To succeed, you’ll need to be able to think on your feet, prioritise your own workload and keep accurate records. We’ll give you ongoing support, and quality training to build your career.
In return we offer:
Competitive pay and guaranteed hours
Where applicable, paid mileage and travel time
A contributory Pension
Retail Voucher Scheme
Paid holiday leave
Full training and career development opportunities
Flexible working, including part time, full time and relief contracts.
The satisfaction of working for a well-regarded local charity
About Papworth Trust
Our vision is a world where disabled people are seen for what they can do, and our mission is for disabled people to have equality, choice and independence.
Our values are:
We listen to people’s needs and build great services around them
We inspire everyone to try to change our world
We support people to live their lives to the full
We care that every person is seen for what they can do
We work together so that we can make a difference.
Please apply on our website by completing an application form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org or call our HR team on 01480 357321.
This role is subject to DBS checks as part of the recruitment process.
If you have not heard from us within two weeks after the closing date, please presume that your application has been unsuccessful. Papworth Trust is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Number: 211234