Whether you're new to care or experienced, you'll be making a world of difference when you join us as a Support Worker in Wem where Achieve together have a number of residential and supported living services that provide friendly, warm and caring homes for adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions, Behaviours that may challenge, Complex needs, Epilepsy, Moderate Learning Disabilities, Severe Learning Disabilities.
Location: Wem, Shropshire SY4
Permanent: Full or Part Time & Flexible shift patterns
Salary: £18,069 per annum based on 39 hours per week.
Additional information: Long days or short shifts patterns available, drivers preferred, although this should not deter your application.
*Subject to current Terms & Conditions
Your new job:
Working as part of a friendly team, you will play a vital part in providing the people we support with care and be able to profoundly improve their quality of life. You willassist people who are unable to live independently by offering them the practical help they need, as well as emotional support.
Highbury House, Wem: a large, detached 5 bed property, which includes a purpose-built extension to accommodate people we support with physical disabilities.
Roseville House, Wem: has a homely atmosphere, The property also has access to a fleet vehicle which can be used for people we support to access the wider community. Roseville House recently winner of Care Home of the Year Click here to see
New Street, Wem: is a newly built supported living service which consists of 4 self-contained flats. Individuals receive 1:1 or 2:1 support and this setting is ideal for individuals who struggle to live with others.
Why not head over to our website and read some of the fantastic success stories shared by people we support https://category/success-stories/
You do not need to have experience to be a Support Worker, although a basic level of English and Maths is required. We employ our Support Workers based on theirs and our company values.
New to care or experienced, some of our newer Team Members made career changes and were formally working in Retail, Hospitality, Warehouse, Security, Ex Forces, Sales, Administration, NHS, Social Care, Mental Health, Care Assistant, Outreach, Domiciliary Care, Health Carer and Residential Care.
Your new employer
Achieve together – Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary People
Our growing organisation has over 25 years of expertise, and our team of expert practitioners are proud to deliver high-quality support across England and Wales. We offer the support and stability of a successful organisation with the homely family feel in each setting which is underpinned by our values:
Being Brave...we are resourceful, open-minded & creative
Having Fun...we are present, engaged and communicate and connect
Making things happen...we are reliable, trustworthy and take ownership
Valuing everyone...we are good with people and emotionally intelligent
We are committed to supporting our team members and take every precaution to ensure robust infection control procedures are followed and that they decrease the risk of Covid-19 transmission. Once a Support Worker you will be provided with full PPE, inclusive of hand sanitiser, masks, gloves, apron and shoe covers (where appropriate) and all the appropriate training to keep you and those around you safe.
Please be advised that COVID-19 vaccinations are a mandatory requirement within our organisation, and you will need to provide evidence that you have been vaccinated prior to being offered a start date with us.
As a Support Worker, you will hold "Keyworker" status: and will be permitted to book your vaccination through the national booking service on presentation of an offer letter or contract of employment.
Does this sound like the career for you? If so, apply now and start your journey with us.
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We at Achieve Together treat everyone equally with dignity and respect. We believe in the strength and value of an inclusive and diverse workforce and recognise the positive contribution all employees bring regardless of age, race, ethnicity, disability, religion or belief, gender or sexual orientation.
We value the unique talents of every individual and work together to help everyone achieve their full potential by providing equality of opportunity to our team members, welcoming applicants from all backgrounds and communities.
Achieve together vacancies are excluded from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 which means that for certain types of employment it is lawful to reject a person for employment on the grounds of a spent conviction. When making an application, job applicants are obliged to disclose all convictions, whether or not they are spent.