Support Worker - Part time / Full time available

Disability, Social Care
Havant, Hampshire
Salary Details
£9.75 per hour
Contract Type
Part time, Permanent
Hours per Week
Up to 37.5 hours per week
Closing Date
It's an exciting time as Sense as we now have an opportunity for a Support Worker to join our service in Havant, Hampshire.

Job Description

This is a permanant role, with contracts available upto 37.5 hours per week. Offering an hourly rate of £9.75. A great step into the care sector, where specialised training will all be provided to you!

You will join our fantastic team here at Havant where you will be supported and able to grow and develop within your role. The team you will join supports a young adult who is Deafblind, the young adult lives in their own supported living home with support provided 24/7, you’ll support with access to community facilities amongst many others, for this reason You require a full manual UK license and must be willing/able to drive. 

This is a bespoke service that will be developing with support from family and a team of professionals, where total communication is used. This role really gives you an opportunity to develop new or use existing skills. The duties are varied and no two days will be the same. The people we support are individuals and they are all treated as such. As a general guide, you may support with personal care needs, as well as help to take part in a wide range of special interests and activities that support their health and wellbeing.

Are you looking for an incredibly rewarding and valuable job role, where you can receive great training and development, a supportive work environment?

You do not need any existing experience as full specialised training will be provided!

Does this sound right for you?

Support Worker, Havant, Hampshire Benefits:

  • Full time & Part time positions available to suit you 
  • 24 days’ holiday + bank holidays; increasing with length of service
  • Free DBS Check
  • Free leadership and management development (such as our award winning Growing Stronger Leaders Together programme) 
  • Free access to over 100 online and face to face training including the care certificate.
  • On-going development opportunities
  • Flexible working and family friendly policies
  • Employee referral scheme £350
  • Health and well-being support
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discount scheme 

Support Worker, Havant, Hampshire Duties:

  • To support individuals / groups within the home, centre and community.
  • To provide a customised, responsive and high quality service to people with multiple sensory impairments, physical and/or learning disabilities who use Sense services.
  • To deliver services which meet or exceed organisational expectations and standards.

Support Worker, Havant, Hampshire Desired Exeperience:

  • You require a full manual UK license and must be willing/able to drive. 
  • This role is in Supported Living so it will support a candidate who can work with minimum supervision.
  • It is desirable that you have experience in supporting another person either in a professional role or as an expert by experience, voluntary roles, supporting a family member or a friend. 
  • Knowledge of multi sensory impairments / learning difficullties is beneficial.

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Company Description

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world. We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.