Supported Living Care Worker (Learning Disabilities)



Organisation
halow project
Reference
VAC-59411
Sector
Health, Medicine & Well Being, Social Care, Youth
Location
Guildford, Surrey
Salary Details
£25,075 per year (on track earnings*)
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing Date
17/06/2022 10:51:00
Working as a halow 'Supported Living Buddy' you will provide highly person-centred 1:1 support to Young Adults (aged 20-40) in their own supported living accommodation, promoting life skills, social skills and independence.

Job Description

About the role
Working as a halow ‘Supported Living Buddy’ you will provide highly person-centred 1:1 support to a Young Adult (aged 20-40) promoting life skills, independence, social skills, leisure opportunities and community access as well as in the Young Adult’s own supported living accommodation.

Salary
Full time roles are based on 37½ hours per week on a rolling shift pattern (daytime/evening/weekend) with 2 sleep-in shifts a week.
*Hourly rate for Buddies is £10.50 per hour. The sleep-in (overnight) shift is paid at £50 per shift.

What we offer
halow is committed to equal opportunities and values diversity in its workforce.
Flexible, negotiable hours.
Pro rata 33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays, workplace pension, employee discount scheme, and other great employee benefits.
Fully paid training and ongoing career development.
An employee assistance programme and a supportive and caring team to work with.

How to apply
If this sounds like the place you could thrive in, please click visit https://halowproject.livevacancies.co.uk/#/job/details/45 to watch our ‘life at halow‘ video, download the job description and complete an application.

The nature of this role means that you must be at least 18 years old and have the right to work in the UK. It is also desirable (but not essential) to have a full driving license with access to transport. All positions are subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references.

Company Description

halow is a Guildford based charity that supports around 200 young people with learning disabilities to live independent, meaningful lives and to be more involved in their local community, where they can access social activities, educational programmes and  supported living accommodation in south west Surrey.

Due to the expansion of our highly rated services, we are looking for an experienced senior care support worker who would like to progress their career in a supportive and person-centred environment.