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Female Relief Support Worker - Connor Downs

Department:
Personal Support
Opportunity Type:
Paid
Town/City:
Hayle
Salary Details:
£9.30 per hour + excellent benefits
29 Apr 2020
Vacancy Type:
Relief
About Mencap

At Mencap we work in partnership with people with a learning disability. We do this by providing high quality, flexible services that support people, including young adults, to live as independently as possible in their own homes and in the community.

Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something meaningful. At Mencap, we can give you that. You will have opportunities to develop as a person, colleague, leader and activist.

You’ll make new friends and feel inspired to reach your potential. We will ask a lot of you - but you’ll get back so much more. With us, it is never ‘just a job’.

In return for your hard work and passion, we can give you real meaning and purpose in your work.

Job Advert

We are currently recruiting female Relief Support workers to join our Connor Downs team. You will be supporting 3 ladies who live together. They you will be have a mix of individual abilities, interests, ages and personalities so no day is the same.

The work will involve offering daily support to adults with a learning disability which can include support with shopping, budgeting, decision making,support with general day to day activities and when it is safe to do so, inclusion in the community.

This role will suit an outgoing person who is committed to supporting and encouraging people to achieve their best. You should be motivated to look for opportunities and ways of working with people which can give new experiences and introduce them to new and exciting things. Also to be able to keep in contact with friends and family through different means, including social media, phone calls and letter writing.

 Flexibility is a must as there are a variety of different shift patterns. 

If you think that this role might suit you and you are passionate about supporting people to reach their full potential than we would be very keen to hear from you.

Benefits

As well as knowing that what we do is making a positive difference to people’s lives, you will receive fair pay and have access to a wide range of rewards and benefits as one of our employees.

  • Flexibility to work the hours you choose
  • Discounts and cashback from 3% to 30% at high street shops including major super markets, cinemas, gyms, leisure/theme parks, holidays and much more via Mencapextras
  • Annual leave entitlement based on hours accrued
  • Opportunity to purchase a health cash plan to claim towards dental, glasses, therapy etc.
  • Free access to round the clock employee assistance program for advice and support
  • Quarterly award scheme and recognition at every 5 years through our YouRock program
  • Access to award winning training and development

*T&C's apply based on contract