Support Worker

May 31, 2024
£12 - £14 / hour
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Job Description

Join Our Team and Make a Difference Every Day!

Are you ready to bring joy, support, and empowerment to adults with learning disabilities? Do you have a passion for making a positive impact and creating a fun, inclusive environment? If so, we want you on our team! Winlight Recruitment are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Support Worker to join us in making a real difference. This role is more than just a job – it’s a chance to create meaningful connections and unforgettable experiences every day.

What You’ll Be Doing:

As a Support Worker, you’ll be a champion for our service users, providing the care and encouragement they need to thrive. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, includes:

  • Personal Support: Assisting with daily living activities such as personal care, meal preparation, and household chores, ensuring our service users feel comfortable and independent.
  • Skill Development: Encouraging and supporting the development of life skills, from cooking and cleaning to managing finances and using public transportation.
  • Social Engagement: Planning and participating in fun and engaging activities, outings, and events that promote social interaction and community involvement.
  • Emotional Well-being: Offering a listening ear and emotional support, helping to build confidence and self-esteem.
  • Advocacy: Empowering our service users to voice their needs and preferences, ensuring their rights and choices are respected.
  • Team Collaboration: Working closely with other team members, families, and external agencies to provide holistic and personalized support.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Empathy & Compassion: A caring heart and understanding nature to connect with our service users on a personal level.
  • Experience: Previous experience in a similar role is great, but a positive attitude and willingness to learn are just as important.
  • Communication Skills: Strong communication skills to effectively interact with service users, families, and team members.
  • Patience & Resilience: The ability to stay calm and patient in challenging situations, with a problem-solving mindset.
  • Energetic & Fun-Loving: A zest for life and a sense of humor to bring fun and excitement into every day.

Perks & Benefits:

  • Competitive Pay: £12 – £14 per hour – because your hard work deserves recognition.
  • Flexible Hours: 35 hours a week, providing a great work-life balance.
  • Supportive Environment: A friendly and inclusive workplace where you’re valued and appreciated.
  • Impactful Work: The rewarding feeling of knowing you’re making a significant difference in the lives of others.

How to Apply:

Are you ready to embark on this rewarding and fun-filled journey? We can’t wait to meet you! To apply, send us your resume.

Join us, at Winlight Recruitment in creating a world where everyone feels valued, supported, and empowered. Apply now and be part of something truly special!

Note: All applicants must undergo a background check and have the right to work in the UK.