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Support Worker Female

Social Worker

Psycho-Social

Yearly

No

High Barnet, London, United Kingdom

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in someone's life everyday? Are you looking for genuine job satisfaction? Then join Dimensions as a Female Support Worker enabling six people, with Learning Disabilities and complex health needs, who live at our Supported Living Home in Barnet to enjoy an independent life. Dimensions Support Workers do not need prior experience in Health Care Assistant or Social Care roles as full training is given. Benefits for Support Workers working with Dimensions include: A competitive pay rate with uplift for overtime you chose to work Flexible shift patterns to suit your needs 30 days paid Annual Leave (including public holidays - pro rata) Opportunities for career progression Supported ‘Learn to Drive' scheme (up to 30 driving lessons, 1 theory/practical test - all paid for by us) High Street Discounts - Retail and Entertainment (supermarkets, hospitality, pubs, cinema etc.) Life Assurance and Company Pension Industry leading training Enhanced DBS paid for by us This role enjoys a great mixture of team work and one-to-one time with the people we support, allowing Support Workers to enjoy a supportive team atmosphere while also building fantastic relationships with the people we support. The people we support choose what they want to do with their day, part of your role as a Support Worker will be to promote and encourage this. Activities Support Workers may be involved with include: Supporting 5 ladies and 1 gentleman; all tenants with high complex needs among them 1 person is registered blind Assisting with shopping and having nice meals out Doing arts and crafts Attending day services We also have a music man coming so we have a little sing along or discoes Reflexology Enabling independence by assisting with day-to-day tasks (this may include - but not be limited to - finances, shopping, cooking & personal care) For more information about the service and people we support, please contact Dawn Tew on 07827 957696 Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme. Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010. Applications will be shortlisted on receipt and interviews will be held until the posts are filled. Apply now An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions. We welcome applications from everyone who has the right to work in the UK, and value diversity in our workforce As Disability Confident Leaders , we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application. Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on [Register to View] 0. We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.