• Salary : £7.00 - £8.00 /Hour
  • Location: UK-SOM-Taunton
Support Worker - Clevedon, North Somerset

Job Description

We are looking to expand our team of support workers in Clevedon who currently support 11 people with a learning disability across 3 accommodations : providing a regular change for the support workers. We have 2 permanent full-time contracts available, each of 37.5 hours per week.

You will be actively promoting and encouraging people we support to make their own choices in everything they do, as well as providing support with daily living skills such as cooking, cleaning or personal care. Furthermore, you will be required to aid the people we support in visiting family members, supporting day services and shopping. You will also be taking part in entertaining activities such as going to the cinema, taking part in group activities and venturing out into the Bristol Chanel on boat trips : a fantastic way to absorb the beautiful view of Wales across the sea.

Working times will be on a rota basis with shifts often varying, including mornings, afternoons, evenings and sleep ins : so flexibility is key to offer the high level of support we pride ourselves on.

By joining us you'll make new friends, enjoy a meaningful and purposeful job as well as make a positive difference in someone's life. Apply today and change someone's life!

* An enhanced DBS will be required for each successful candidate ( Paid for by Mencap, T&Cs apply)

Job Reference:- 4491

Job Requirements

care, disability, learning disability, support

Company Overview

Mencap is the voice of learning disability. Everything we do is about valuing and supporting people with a learning disability, and their families and carers.

We work with people with a learning disability to change laws and services, challenge prejudice and directly support thousands of people to live their lives as they choose.

What makes us who we are

We are inclusive, trustworthy, caring, positive and challenge when we see things that aren't fair.