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SUPPORT WORKER

Salary: Up to £9.65 per hour

Location: Surbiton, Surrey

Hours: 37.5 hours (part time positions available as well, we can be flexible!)

Ditton Road is a supported living home for 5 adults with complex needs including physical disabilities, alternative communication needs and visual impairment.

We are looking for caring, compassionate people to join our team and really make a difference in people’s lives. At Ditton Road no day is ever the same!

On a day-to-day basis the job typically includes supporting with personal care, helping with meal preparation, household chores, administering medication, managing finances, accessing community facilities, going shopping, meeting friends and family, visiting the doctors or providing general emotional support. The list really is endless.

We recognise that although this job is rewarding, it can also be challenging, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and vigilance are all important. In turn we will offer an in-depth training programme to enable you to be successful in your role and join a team where you will be valued and supported. There are lots of opportunities to develop your skills and progress your career at SeeAbility.

There are no specific qualifications needed to be a support worker – beyond a good attitude and willingness to learn, which are essential – but experience in the care sector is definitely advantageous.

Being a driver is desirable as some of our individuals own their own vehicles, you will also need to have a manual license and be prepared to drive a work vehicle.

Our Benefits

We recognise that although this job is rewarding, it can also be challenging so we offer a comprehensive benefits package as follows:

  • Giving you the tools to become an expert dream maker fully paid mandatory core training.
  • All work and no play is not fun, so everyone gets 5.6 weeks a year annual leave and if that wasn’t enough we increase it by a day a year
  • Know someone who is like you? And can make a difference? Get them to apply and earn yourself £600
  • You can save up to £1000 with discounts off your favourite shops, restaurants and great days out
  • Getting to work is an expensive business spread the cost via your salary with a season ticket loan
  • No more excuses discount gym memberships available
  • Access to eye tests for all is very important to us, so we ensure you have access to regular eye tests.

For the full list of our extraordinary benefits please visit our website.

 

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