Support Workers & Personal Assistants- 3 Prince of Wales Roa

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2018-02-02 Home Care Job Title: Support Workers & Personal Assistants- 3 Prince of Wales Roa

Job Setting: Clients Home

Job Role: Carer / Support Worker

Date Posted: 03 Jan 2018

Job Location: Dorchester , Dorset

Company:

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Salary: £7.50 - 8.00 per hour

Hours: Part Time

Contact Name: Samantha Clark

Job Reference: SC/02/01/2018

Description

’’We are passionate about our service users and want to make a positive difference.

If you share this passion, then why not join our team..

What's life like for our Support workers/ PAs?

You will deliver a first class support to all our service users, assisting them with daily living activities and enabling them be part of their community and supporting their independence.

How I do my job...

It's about the  service users
Our service users are at the heart of what we do and excellent support is really important to us. You'll be assisting and spending time with our service users; listening and demonstrating a genuine  interest in their needs; helping to put them at their ease and providing valuable help in supporting their independence

It's about Support
You'll be enthusiastic with a strong interest in providing quality ssupport andresponding in a positive way to service user ' needs and requests.

It's about Teamwork
You'll be a "team player" and enjoy being part of a wider team. You'll be a role model to your colleagues, identifying ways to help them and take action to make sure that they deliver their best and exceed our service user expectations.

It's about Learning
you’ll get behind the Encompass brand. We will provide the tools that you need, helping to keep you up to date on the latest training and skills required to care for our service users

The Individual

You'll...
Genuinely want to help people.

Be flexible .
Be interested in how other people may be feeling.
Be sociable, enjoy spending time with others and look for opportunities to build relationships with people.
Be comfortable in assisting service users in new situations and meeting new people.
Remain calm under pressure, and be optimistic and positive.
Be keen to ask questions to understand the service user ' needs
Be reliable and conscientious, completing tasks and not leaving it for others.
Enjoy sharing knowledge to help

What do I get?
You'll be working with a fantastic team that is part of a company whose mission is to help their service users feel good about themselves,  and support their independence - more than they ever thought possible.

You’ll get 

  • between £7.50 and £9.04 per hour (depending on the post) plus 50% for Bank Holidays
  •  employer sponsored pension scheme
  •  generous annual leave entitlement
  •  full free Induction and on-going training programme*
  •  fully funded Diploma and Care Certificate training
  •  occupational maternity pay and paternity benefits
  •  occupational sick pay

All posts are subject to satisfactory DBS.

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