Support Worker - v975

Department, Location : Support ServicesCramlington - Northumberland
Salary: £19,266 p/a (£9.50 p/h)
Hours: Full Time & Part Time

We are currently recruiting enthusiastic, motivated and compassionate people to work within our domiciliary service based in Cramlington.
We are looking for people to share our commitment in providing an effective, responsive and
caring service to people with learning disabilities and mental health.

If you have good communication and interpersonal skills and understand the importance of respect and dignity and want to enhance the lives of others: Then this is the job for you.

We offer a person centred approach to each individual person therefore our support worker role includes a wide variety of activities which include:

  • Support with a range of domestic tasks
  • Meal support
  • Medication Administering
  • Shopping
  • Social Activities
  • Personal Care

You will be working as part of a team which offers one to one support to individuals and a shared care model of care to other clients within the service.
You will be part of a team that works flexibly during the week and at weekends covering a range of shifts. The service include sleep in shifts for which an additional hourly payment is made.
Experience not essential as we provide a extensive training program which will enable to you to develop and continuous maintain your skills adult in social care.

Posts are subject to Enhanced disclosure check being carried out (cost met by Azure).
Our Brilliant benefits from day one:

  • 20 days annual leave raising to 25 days plus bank holidays (pro-rated for part -time)
  • Full time and part –time working patterns.
  • Life insurance plan
  • Group personal pension scheme with matching employer contributions up to 6.5%
  • Investment for ongoing staff training/ a recognised Care Certificate and optional Health & Social Care Diploma
  • DBS paid
  • 20% discount scheme at our garden centre
  • Opportunity to progress your career
  • Refer a friend payment scheme (£500)
  • £500 - New starter bonus*

* New starter bonus split into 2 payments at 6 months and 9 months; based on average hours worked.
£500 for 40+ average weekly hours (£250 per payment)
£400 for 30-39 average weekly hours (£200 per payment)
£300 for 20-29 average weekly hours (£150 per payment)
£200 for 10-19 average weekly hours (£100 per payment)

A full UK or EU/EEA driving licence is required for this position.

Contact Dawn Wiles on 01670 733966 at our Cramlington office to be sent an application pack or apply online by submitting your CV to