Relief Support Worker - Plymouth
£8.88 per hour + excellent benefits
Mencap are currently recruiting relief support staff to join our team. We are looking for staff to build a comprehensive relief bank. We currently have positions available in Plymouth. The pros of relief work is you can pick up as many or as few shifts as possible, so it can work around your lifestyle. You may also get the opportunity to work across various services.
You will be supporting adults with a learning disability to live independently in their own homes and in the community.
The work will involve offering daily support to adults with a learning disability which can include support with shopping, budgeting, decision making, inclusion in the community and support with general day to day activities. The majority of the people we support love going out on day trips, either to some of their favourite places or you can offer your input on new and exciting places to see.
This position requires a significant amount of manual handling ie., the use of Wheelchairs, Slings, Hoists etc., but full training will be provided.
This role will suit an outgoing person who is committed to supporting and encouraging people to achieve their best. You should be motivated to look for opportunities and ways of working with people which can give new experiences and introduce them to new things.
A full, clean driving licence is preferable for this role.
If you think that this role might suit you and you are passionate about supporting people to reach their full potential, then we would be very keen to hear from you
Posted 16 days ago