24 hours per week
Can you inspire and motivate young people to achieve their dreams and aspirations?
Bethany House has an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker with experience or a passion to work with young people. You will provide high quality, one to one support to give our young customers the best opportunities in life. Please note this is a fixed term position until 31st March 2023, with the potential of a contract extension.
The team provide quality one to one support to give young people the opportunities to shape their own lives and to have an improved quality of life. By you working with young people you can inspire them to understand their capabilities and what they are able to achieve.
Is this you?
- Adaptability with your excellent communication skills
- A solution focused thinker with the ability to work creatively
- Committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, children and young people
- Working with external agencies and developing close links with the local community
In your role you will be part of an exciting new team at Bethany House. The role will involve you working on your own during the evenings and weekends. This post covers a rota which is across a period between 8am-8pm and will also be part of an out of hours on call. Please note, this role does not include any over night sleep-ins.
In return we offer:
* A competitive annual salary
*26 days annual leave (pro rata)
*Company pension scheme – up to 10% of salary
* Company Laptop
* Free training and funds to complete an NVQ
* We pay for your DBS
* Casual dress code
* Paid time and a half for bank holidays
* No personal care responsibilities
* £250 refer a friend scheme
If the role is of interest, please submit an online application by clicking ‘Apply online’ in the bottom right hand corner of the Westward recruitment page. Within the covering statement please highlight how you meet the person specification.
Interview date: W/C 29th August 2022
We aim to promote an inclusive environment, which attracts people from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences to advance the service we provide, for the benefit of all our People and communities we support.
St Sidwell's Avenue
Care / support worker, Enabler, Supported living
Westward Housing Westward Housing Group is a major housing association
Type of organisationCharity
Westward Housing Group is a major housing association in the south west and includes commercial arm Horizon Homes.