Location Crawley area
Salary £10,384 p.a. £9.99 p.h. part time hours
Application Deadline 01 December 2020
Are you looking for a new challenge or a new career? Do you have a great work ethic, a sense of humour and the desire to provide excellent care to an exceptional young person in their own home? Do you want a role that offers a sense of fulfilment and reward? If your answer is yes, then we have the perfect opportunity for you!
Chailey Heritage Foundation is a pioneering charity providing education, care and transition planning for young people aged 3-25 with complex physical disabilities and health needs.
Our aim is to provide a stimulating and inclusive environment where all young people are given every opportunity to make progress towards fulfilment and develop life skills in preparation for adulthood.
At Chailey Heritage Foundation we believe that every child and young person, no matter what their disability should have every opportunity to pursue their fullest potential. Our Support Workers are vital in ensuring that these opportunities can be achieved.
We are seeking to recruit a Support Worker who has a passion for supporting our client on a one to one basis, is hard working, committed and can bring real joy.
The role of a Support Worker
Working in the field on a one to one basis, you will be part of the dedicated Chailey team and will be responsible for providing personalised support to a young person in our care. As a Support Worker you will help us to provide everything they need to improve their lives.
Our young people are individuals and deserve to be treated as such. However, you can expect the following duties:
Supporting with all aspects of personal care and assisting with all medical needs, as well as helping our your person to take part in activities and events such as visits to leisure centres, colleges and music gigs.
We want you to flourish with us and as such we will offer you the guidance and support you will need to do so. You will be supported by a team of trained nurses, therapists and senior staff. We will also fund for you to study towards a qualification in health and social care.
What are we looking for?
Why join us?
Chailey Heritage Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults; as such an enhanced DBS disclosure is required.
Chailey Heritage Foundation is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion for all its young people and staff. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.