*£500 welcome bonus* As well as a rewarding job, we're offering all new starters at Markham House a welcome bonus of £500*! Overtime available at an enhanced rate of +£2ph above hourly pay rates
We're proud to pay all employees at National Living Wage rate, or above, including those aged under 23 Support Worker required - covering Day shifts Role Overview:
Pennington Court is an intensive support service consisting of eight separate apartments. We support people with a learning disability, who may also have mental health needs or exhibit behaviours that challenge.
Our apartments are designed as a 'step up' or 'step down' for individuals who require more intensive support following deterioration in their mental health or behaviours. They are also suitable for people who are ready to move from a hospital environment into the community with intense support and structure. We work closely with other professionals, including psychologists, psychotherapists, occupational therapists, behaviour therapists and any other health professionals as required. Requirements:
Support Workers in this location, experience is preferred but not necessary as all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support. Benefits:
We offer a great range of benefits which include:
- Paid DBS** & Holiday
- Salary scale /progression if you want it
- Life insurance & Pension Scheme
- Retail rewards & savings
- Long service awards
- Refer a friend bonus between £250- £750 *T&C's Apply
** Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary.
To ensure that we can keep both the People we Support and our workforce safe, it is a requirement that all frontline staff who work for Voyage Care are willing to be vaccinated against Covid 19.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.
COVID-19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have a in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance. Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe.
* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.