Support Workers – Day Services (Heaton Moor)

Hours: 35 hours per week

Contract Type: Full Time Permanent

Salary: £10.09 per hour

****Up to £500 sign on bonus – £250 when you start and £250 when you complete your probation period ****

At Supportability we provide opportunities and support for disabled adults and children to enable them to lead the life they want.  We focus on valuing people, teamwork, being competent and responsive and these values underpin everything we do to make life better for the people we support.

Do you have what we are looking for?

We are looking for people  who can demonstrate compassion and empathy in their approach to supporting people,  either through previous roles in social care or  personal transferable life experiences.

All we ask is that you have the values and the desire to engage with people to support their needs and enable them to pursue opportunities and interests with dignity and respect.

We are looking for Support Workers to join our Day Service team in Heaton Moor, Stockport to take a person centred approach, supporting individuals to take part in activity sessions within the Day Service and Community Groups to meet their requests and specified outcomes.

You will primarily work your hours Monday – Friday in our Day Services however, in order to meet service user’s needs some of your working week will include weekends and/or evenings. You will have a regular working pattern and receive your roster in advance so that you can plan your work/life balance.

In return you can expect the following from us:

  • Double pay for bank holidays
  • 30 days holiday rising to 40 days with service (inclusive of bank holidays and pro rata for part time staff)
  • Induction and training programme
  • Pension
  • Occupational Sick Pay
  • Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Opportunities for progression and development via relevant qualifications plus more

All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.  P

A copy of the job description is available here Support Worker (February 2020)

If you are interested in applying for this role, please apply below or forward your CV to HR@supportability.org.uk