Supported Living Worker

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23 September 2020
Home Group
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £18,200 to £18,450
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Job Description

Supported Living Worker CQC

Mirfield and Ravensthorpe

Full and Part Time hours available (to be discussed)

Salary starting £18,200 to £18,450 pa rising to £19,200 through length of service [pro rata] 

From £9.31 per hour if youd prefer to work on a casual basis

Plus Brilliant Benefits!

At Home Group its critical we continue to deliver services for our customers during the COVID-19 outbreak, and our awesome colleagues are at the very heart of making that happen. We need Brilliant People like you to join us (and not just during this challenging time). We are doing things a little differently at the moment, so to keep you, our customers and ourselves safe well engage with you digitally where possible. 

Empowering customers to live rewarding and happy lives. Thats when it hits home.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a brilliant Supported Living Worker like you to join our fab and supportive team. Our Brand new CQC registered service provides support to our brilliant customers who have a mental health diagnosis, mild to moderate learning disability and or an acquired brain injury within a supported living setting.

Youll support our customers to live their day to day lives as independently as possible. The team will tell you that no two days are ever the same because everything we do is “person centred” around our customers. You will play a huge part in enabling our customers to reach their aspirations! This may be but certainly not limited to; supporting with medication, personal care, finances, accessing the community, gaining employment or engaging in meaningful activities. We support our customers to get to where they want to be in their lives!

About our team

Our team describe themselves as friendly and approachable. In fact, when new members have joined us, its been said that they felt welcomed from day one! You really want to join a team that is as fab, and team spirited as ours!

Were also super passionate about supporting customers and celebrating their achievements. To us were not just a team were a ‘work family. Our manager is Tracey. Tracey has worked for homegroup for over 17 years in varying services, she has a vast range of knowledge and experience which she is always willing to share. Tracey has a fab sense of humour and a very supportive nature. Tracey loves nothing more than relaxing with a good crime novel, psychological drama or walking her dog Dink! Tracey also has an adventurous side! She enjoys nothing more than snorkelling off the Turkish coast or quad biking through the mountains!  

We are a diverse, expanding team made up of a registered manager, deputy manager, support coordinators, night support workers and support workers! We dont just love to support our customers, were there for each other too! 

Working hours

We provide 24-hour support to our customers each and every day. Youll work on a rota basis. This will include days and evenings. This will include bank holidays and weekends. We need you to be flexible to meet the needs of our customers, but we aim to give you the time you need to spend time doing the things that matter to you!

Bank

Looking for a more flexible working pattern? You can also join us on a flexible basis by being part of our bank.  You can work hours that fit around your current commitments or even pick up some additional shifts to your main role to earn some extra cash and get paid on a weekly basis.

About you

Youre passionate and motivated. To you providing care and support is more than just a job, you make every customer feel valued and respected. Youre compassionate and use your unique empathy and creativity skills to help our customers reach their full potential. Treating your customers with integrity, you ensure that they maintain their dignity at all times. 

We help our customers to achieve their aspirations and to live their best life. Youll play your part by assisting in the delivery of tasks that are based on our customers Life book. Youll work with our Senior Support Workers and external agencies to support our customers. You can see what its like to work in a service like this in our great video.

If youre not the biggest fan of technology, thats not a problem to us. You do need to know that we are quite a high-tech company and most of our application process and mandatory learning are online. However, were glad to support you, if you need help. 

It would be amazing if you have worked in this type of environment before, however its your “can do” positive attitude and enthusiasm that are critical to make this role a success. We can nurture your talent, just let us know in your cover letter why you have a passion for working here!

When you join, youll need to have a valid Enhanced Check under the Disclosure and Barring Service. The great news is that we will pay for that to be done if you dont have a transferrable one.

Want to know more?

If youre not reading this advert on our careers pages, press the APPLY NOW button to access lots of useful stuff! You can download the supported living worker job description, and find out more about Home Group. Weve also got some short films that show you what its like to work here, and we know youll want to find out more about our award winning benefits and rewards package!

 To apply

Dont delay applying for this brilliant job, as we may close it early if we get lots of applications! Just upload your CV and if you have one, your covering letter (this will help us learn more about you!). If you need them, weve also got some great templates to help you.

Youre unique!

Home Group play a big part in tackling prejudice and discrimination, not just for our customers, but colleagues too! You can be yourself here, because we value everything that makes you unique. So whatever your age, race, sexuality, disability, religion, or gender identity, we recognise and celebrate our differences. Together we make Home Group a great place to work!

Work Permit:

All applicants must be based in the UK and confirm that they are able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.