Supported Living Support Worker

Location
Quarry Walk, Dunstable, LU6
Salary / hourly pay rate
£11.50 - £12.75 per hour
Hours Per Week
40
Employment Type
Full time
Contract Type
Permanent
Date posted
Thursday 11 January 2024
Closing Date
Wednesday 17 July 2024

Quarry Walk is a brand-new development nestled near the heart of Dunstable! Our service stands as a testament to a remarkable collaboration between Bedfordshire commissioners and a dedicated specialist developer. Together, we've created an exceptional haven of supported living that ranks among the most cutting-edge properties of its kind in the nation. 

Comprising two distinctive buildings, our visionary project is set to transform lives. With unwavering commitment, we support 20 individuals with learning and physical disabilities. This is not merely a place to reside; it's a harmonious blend of innovation and compassion, fostering an environment where independence and inclusion flourish. 

Our devotion to crafting a space that champions your well-being is matched only by our determination to redefine what's possible in supported living. 

Join us as a support worker at the intersection of modernity and care, where your aspirations are nurtured, and your potential knows no bounds. 

At Salutem Care and Education, we recognise the value and wisdom that come from all stages of life. Join our team to be a part of a community that truly appreciates the richness of age diversity.

Job Details: 

You will be supporting adults to be full control of their home and support, we support individuals with all aspects of their life, which may include; managing their tenancy, personal care, attending education provisions or employment opportunities, paying bills, shopping, cooking, going on holiday, to concerts, the theatre, living their best life.

Support for Living is about breaking down barriers and a big part of your role will be enabling people to have the same rights and access to opportunities as everyone else in society, whilst having great fun along the way. 

This is a meaningful role and will suit someone who is looking to make a difference and make memories that'll last a lifetime. We know our staff put 100% into building brighter futures for the individuals we support. That's why we offer career progression no matter where you start in the organisation. 

Benefits: 

Competency Frameworks and Pay Scales: increase as you progress in your career. 
Wagestream – where any day can be a payday. 
Refer-a-Friend Scheme - Instantly earn points and cash rewards. 
Sovereign Health Care Plan 
Canada Life, Group Life Assurance 
Salutem Extras- Amazing benefits and rewards such as Discount cards, 24/7 Online GP service for you and your family 
Blue Light Card 
Paid leave. 
Blink: our internal communications app 
Pension scheme 
Free DBS check (Disclosure and Barring Service) 

As an organisation, we're committed to supporting our teams and offering a range of perks that look after your financial, mental, emotional and physical wellbeing.

*Terms and conditions apply. We have a massive duty of care towards those we support who are often the most vulnerable in society, which is why our staff are encouraged to keep up to date with vaccines and focus on self-care too. We hope this gives you a little glimpse into this role and vibe of our organisation. We want everyone at Salutem to live their best lives, and look forward to hearing from you too! #applynow