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Senior/Support Workers


SC/02/05/20

Encompass (Dorset)

Are you caring, reliable and looking for work in your local community, Dorchester & Weymouth? Then this could be the right career for you! Your local Encompass services are looking for Full-time & Part-time Support and Senior Support Workers to support people within Registered Residential settings and in their homes. Encompass (Dorset) is a registered charity providing specialist support to individuals with a learning disability and enduring complex health & mental health needs. We take pride in enabling, encouraging and supporting people to reach their full potential.

We understand the pressures of the role so ensure that all of our Staff are valued, respected and supported throughout their career at Encompass.

Responsibilities:

• Providing personal care and support for our clients
• Promoting independence and choice.
• To support our clients to live a life as full as possible.
• Provide physical and emotional support, ensuring that respect, dignity & independence is maintained at all times.


Senior Support Worker: As a senior member of the team you will need to be able to lead and manage a team through a challenging and exciting time of change, enabling and empowering individuals to live within and access the local and wider community. You will need to be computer literate and able to manage and support the performance of a large team.


Support Workers: You'll be working with a fantastic team that is part of a company whose mission is to help their tenants feel good about themselves and support their independence - more than they ever thought possible. Ability to work independently and as part of a team, Willingness to undertake all appropriate training as required, sense of humour, driver preferable.


No experience necessary as fully paid induction and ongoing training is provided.
The roles will involve an element of personal care.


Support Workers get £9.00 (days) & £10.04 (nights); Senior Support Workers get £10.50 per hour plus 50% for Bank Holidays; employer sponsored pension scheme; generous annual leave entitlement; fully paid induction and on-going training programme; fully funded Diploma and Care Certificate training; occupational maternity pay and paternity benefits; occupational sick pay.


All posts are subject to satisfactory DBS. An informal visit will be undertaken following interview; the visit allows you to find out more about the role and just as importantly it allows the people we support to meet you.

 

Interested? Apply Now below or for more information on the roles please ring Sarah on 07957 509719

To learn more about the benefits of working for Encompass, please visit our Careers home page.
Encompass provides a 3 day induction and ongoing training package to all new employers and supports development within the company.

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Salary:
Between £9.00 and £10.50 Per Hour
plus 50% for bank holidays
Employer:
Encompass (Dorset)
Position:
Permanent

Contact

Encompass (Dorset)
Foresters
18/20 Alexandra Road
Weymouth
Dorset
DT4 7QQ

T: 01305267483
E: samantha.clark@encompassdorset.co.uk
W: www.encompassdorset.co.uk