Support Worker - Kettering, Northamptonshire
£8.61 per hour
Office work not your thing? How about a role where you can make a really positive difference to people’s lives every day?
Help and support to people, to lead an active and enjoyable life with as much independence and choice as possible, then we’d love to hear from you!
Weston Villa is a home for people with Prada Willi Syndrome and complex behaviour. All the people we support live in their own flats and have furnished it to their liking. They all have a Person Centred Plan that identifies their likes and dislikes.
We currently have 3 young individuals who really like to get out and about and do things in their community such as swimming, gym, football and going to the pictures. They are young energetic and eager to try new and exciting things. Their interests are varied which is highlighted in their person centred plans.
We are looking for people who have the energy and creativity to support these individuals to reach their goals and aspirations.
If you enjoy doing these kinds of activities too, this could be a really great fit!
We’re not looking for experience or qualifications, we’ll give you all the training you need. What we want above all are genuinely kind, people, who will really get a thrill from enhancing the happiness and wellbeing of people’s lives.
If that sounds like you, we think you’ll love working at Weston Villa.
As well as a rewarding and flexible role, we offer great rates of pay – , we’ll give you all the support you need to develop your career with us and as you progress our Senior Support Worker role.
Other benefits include -
Flexible hours – enabling you to balance work and home life.
Voluntary Benefits Package – offering amazing retail discounts at over 8,000 locations nationwide, enabling our staff to make savings of up to £1,500 per year
Personalised career path ladders including support with your Care Certificate to ensure fulfilling career development
Learning and Development programme with full induction training including buddy system
Employee Assistance Programme – Immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Online Health Portal - All colleagues have access to the online health portal which enables you to make the most of full access to an encyclopaedia of health information
Refer a Friend Scheme – earn up to £300 refer-a-friend for care and support workers.
“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”.