Senior Project Worker required for our Gloucester 16+ Service!
Superb progression opportunities in supported living
£9.50 per hour, plus FREE training
Numerous shift patterns to suit
New Service opening February 2018
Do you believe that some of your best traits are compassion, empathy and friendliness? Would you say that you're the type of person who likes to make people smile? Would you like to work in a job that adds real value to people’s lives and at the same time offers you an actual career and job security? If this is how you see yourself, and these are the type things you're looking for, then maybe this could be the right job opportunity for someone just like you.
At CareTech, we pride ourselves on our friendly, innovative, person-centred, empowering and positive values that we reflect as a company. We are seeking candidates who share the same passion for the values as we do, offering a career where you can develop these attributes further. Does this sound like you? Would you love the opportunity to make a real difference to our Young People’s lives? Then we need your support
A warm welcome awaits you in our new specialist service providing supported living for 16+ transitional young people. Based in Gloucester, we understand the need to support young people and prepare them through transition to independence and adult life. We pride ourselves on providing good quality support and guidance within a safe and secure environment.
Due to opening a new service, we are seeking a caring, committed and compassionate Senior Project Worker to join our aspirational 16+ Services team.
We are looking for courageous and committed individuals who can communicate these attributes within a challenging yet rewarding environment. You will have a Level 3 Children's and Young Peoples Workforce diploma or equivalent. In return, we will provide you with superb training and progression opportunities, in tandem with good rates of pay and a benefits package. We have over 250 Services as far North as Inverness and as far South as Kent, and all areas in between. We are looking for enthusiastic, person-centred individuals who share the same passion for care as we do!
Each of our young people is an individual with their own life story, wishes and feelings; sometimes they need support and this is where you come in to help them live fulfilling and independent lives.
• We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards
• We provide superb FREE training to achieve qualifications in Social Care
• We have a proven progression path - most of those who started as Support Workers are now Residential Managers
• We offer competitive rates of pay, along with an impressive benefits package including an employee assistance helpline, flexible additional holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, special retail discount vouchers, stakeholder pension scheme
• We offer apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to get into the sector
Numerous shift patterns available - If you are caring, compassionate and a good communicator and would like to commit to the first stage of the process, get in touch today! Please note, a driver is preferred due to the location and the requirements of the service.
Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us. Under the Equality Act 2010, some posts may have a minimum age requirement, based on the age of the oldest child within the service you are applying for. CareTech is an equal opportunities employer and will invite disabled applicants to contact us to identify any additional support that they may require throughout the recruitment process.
Due to the volume of applications, if you do not receive an invitation to interview within 14 working days, then consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion; we do, however have other services you may be suitable for in surrounding areas for the roles below: Support Workers, Team Leaders, Deputy Managers, Registered Managers.
- Social Care
- Young People
- Residential Care