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Support Workers – Full Time / Part Time

Salary £16,731.90 rising to £17,231.90 p/a after 6 months
Based in Northwich

Who we are:

We are a vibrant Supported Living service in Northwich for D/deaf adults with learning difficulties and/or challenging behaviour.

We are looking for professional Support Workers who can demonstrate compassion and empathy in their approach to caring for D/deaf and hard of hearing people, either through previous roles in social care or in other roles.

Some of the individuals we support may need intimate personal care, such as bathing, toileting & dressing, as well as domestic & lifestyle support to participate in a wide range of activities, including arts and crafts, drama, gardening, shopping trips, attending college courses and social occasions.

Can you show us how you would treat our tenants, for whom our home is their home, with the dignity and respect they have a right to expect?

By demonstrating our organisational values, you will be fully supported by an excellent programme of continuous training and development; allowing you to truly shine in your role!

This is a wonderful opportunity to become part of a specialist team. To find out more about the position, please download a job description & application form via the Careers page www.dsnonline.co.uk/vacancies or contact the Management Support Officer.

If you are interested in part time hours, please state your preferred days/hours on your application form. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and provide two satisfactory employment references prior to starting.

We Offer:

252hrs pro rata holiday pay + Bank Holidays, Company Sick Pay, Contributory pension scheme*, Training & Development Opportunities, Childcare Voucher Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme*, Gym Membership* & more! (* subject to qualifying criteria).

Please note you will receive an invitation by email if you have been shortlisted to attend an interview.

Closing Date for applications – Thursday 20th April 2017.

Contact details:

144 London Road
Northwich
Cheshire CW9 5HH

Telephone: 0333 220 5050
Textphone: 01606 350823
Fax: 01606 49456
Email: dsn@dsnonline.co.uk