Support Worker Days

Location
St Austell
Salary / hourly pay rate
£10.60 Per Hour
Hours Per Week
24
Employment Type
Full time
Contract Type
Permanent
Date posted
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Closing Date
Wednesday 6 March 2024

The Cornwall Day Opportunities family are recruiting!

Cornwall Day Opportunities provides support to young people and adults with a range of physical disabilities, learning disabilities and complex health needs across Cornwall. Helping people to care for themselves, live independently make friends and live a meaningful life is at the heart of what we do.

What do we do here? We support Sue who loves knitting, Richard, who is keen on fitness, Paul who loves painting - and much more! From pasty making to baking and enjoying our outdoor area and getting out and about, along with educational programmes, there’s no shortage of fun to be had together.

If you’re looking for a meaningful way to spend your day, then we have the perfect role for you.
Steve, Support Worker at Cornwall Day Opportunities, said: "Since I commenced employment as a support worker at Cornwall Day Opportunities, I have had nothing but help from colleagues and management. I am very happy within my role job role here. The ongoing, on the job training is excellent; I have learnt so much. I look forward to progressing in my job as a support worker overall, I am very happy and fulfilled in such a rewarding job."

This isn’t really a job, it’s more of a lifestyle where you get to spend you get to spend your days helping others to enjoy theirs. Get in touch if you want to love the life you live too!

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.

Now we've shared a glimpse of what it's like to work for us, let us introduce ourselves. We’re Salutem and we are committed to making a positive impact on the lives of thousands of children and adults in England and Wales across our residential homes, schools and day centres. Our dedicated support teams empower individuals to overcome any obstacles and live the life they choose.

We want the best for everyone we support and that's what makes us a family. If you have the ability to support someone to feel at home, be their true self, and do what makes their heart happy - we want to hear from you. This is a meaningful role and will suit someone who is looking to make a difference and make memories that'll last a lifetime.

Benefits

- FREE Online 24/7 GP Service for you and your family from a GP who can prescribe 

- Competency Frameworks and Pay Scales

- 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

- Blue Light Card

- 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