Peabody has an opportunity for Support Workers to join the team based in Halsted. You will join us on a full time or part time permanent basis and you will receive a competitive salary of £17,550 per annum (£9.00 per hour) sleep ins £70.47.
Peabody’s care and support services work with over 5,500 people across London, Essex and the South East. Our main aim, across all these services, is to offer people just the right amount of support to help them live happy, fulfilled and independent lives.
We are committed to putting the most vulnerable first and treating very person as in individual so that they can live more independently, with more dignity, choice and control. Supporting people with learning disabilities.
The Support Worker role:
We are looking for caring and compassionate people who can coach and support people with learning disabilities to live their best life. Joe, Louise and Sarah live together in a bungalow in Halstead, they like outings, music and visiting friends.
If you are passionate about people and up for a new challenge please talk to us. We offer a full training package and a thorough induction, no experience necessary just a kind heart. You should be positive, caring and focussed on encouraging choice, self-worth and assisting our customers to get out and about enjoying themselves in the local community.
Key responsibilities of our Support Worker:
We ask that you provide practical and emotional support to our customers to achieve their goals, wants and wishes, support our customers to promote and maintain their independence in their homes and in the community. You actively encourage our customers to use their support hours creatively to maximise their quality of life and experiences and ensure that the support provided is person centred in everyway.
Benefits of becoming our Support Worker:
- 25 days leave plus bank holidays
- Paid Mileage at 44p per mile
- Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1
- Spot Bonus awards
- Long Service awards
- Paid Induction Training
- Paid Enhanced DBS
- Annual pay review
If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Support Worker please click ‘apply’ today, we’d love to hear from you!
Closing Date: 23rd May 2019
This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.