We are currently seeking Male Support Workers to support a gentleman within the community. We are offering two part-time contracts from 15 to 30 hours per week; on a permanent basis. This will be within the Bury St Edmunds area.
Being a Support Worker with Mencap is really about enabling the individuals you are supporting to take part in the activities they choose; and lead a fulfilled life. This particular role will involve supporting with meal planning; finances; health appointments and activities.
This person would love a support worker who is reliable; calming and patient. Looking out for his safety when out and about is a really important; as is providing consistent support. This person would love someone who is friendly; sociable; and likes to get involved. Due to their busy life; being transported to activities and seeing family is very important.
Some of his favourite things to do are going to the gym; attending a work-placement and bowling. Someone who has a passion for seasonal events is a MUST as this individual loves seasonal times of year and Easter is fast approaching!
Flexibility is a must as you will need to be available to work across various shifts to include; days, evenings,and weekends.
Drivers are essential for this position due to role requirements.
This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1.
For further details please click on the 'additional information' tab at the bottom of this advertisement - from here you will be able to read a one page profile created by this gentleman, offering you a real insight in to the role.
- support work
- shift work