0300 323 0405

info@avenuesgroup.org.uk

Support Worker

Job Type: Support worker
Location: Hildenborough, Tonbridge
Salary: £15,880 - £16,200 per annum + £1,200 yearly complexity payment + benefits (pro rata)
Deadline: Friday, December 28, 2018 at 12:00 AM
Description:

Avenues is a specialist provider of social care, supporting people with complex needs to enjoy life.

We are looking for full and part time Support Workers to join our team in Hildenborough to support people with learning disabilities, autism, communication difficulties, and behaviours that challenge. The people we support require support to enable them to participate in home and community-based activities.

Holly Lodge is a supported living service.

Our services are shaped around each person, and we work with their families and other professionals to understand what they need. We then support them with everyday activities like taking a shower, making a cup of tea, or trying something new. And it’s also about working with them on bigger decisions, like where they want to live, or who they want to build relationships with. 

Due to the location of this service it is essential for successful applicants to hold a full valid manual UK driving licence and to have access to their own vehicle.

Benefits of working for Avenues Group
  • 31 annual leave days including bank holidays (pro-rated)
  • Career progression and internal opportunities
  • Sector leading learning and development facilities
  • Ongoing support from local and central teams
  • The ability to build long-term relationships with the people we support
  • A permanent, stable job in an ever-growing organisation
  • Company pension scheme
What skills and expertise will you need?

Previous experience or training is beneficial (although we provide lots of that). You will need to demonstrate that you share our values of Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Pride, and…

  • be caring and sympathetic
  • be passionate about supporting others
  • be willing to drive motability vehicles
  • be flexible to work early morning, late evening, and sleep-in shifts over a 7 day rota

Apply today by sending an up-to-date CV to applysoutheast@avenuesgroup.org.uk or call us on 0203 535 0509 to find out more about careers with Avenues and how you can make a difference to someone’s life.

 

We will process your data in line with our privacy policy. To find out more visit https://www.avenuesgroup.org.uk/privacy.  We want you to have control over your data.  You can contact us at any time to request or change the data that we hold about you or even if you just have a question relating to the data we hold about you.

 

Apply online Apply offline View role profile