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Support Worker/Carer Kingswood Bristol (Mulberry House)
£8.47 per hour
Job Ref: SP483
30- 37.5 hours per week
Milestones Trust has been providing person centred care and support for people with Learning Disabilities, mental health and Dementia for over 30 years.
Mulberry House is a detached bungalow located in a quiet cul-de-sac in Kingswood; the home is spacious and provides accommodation for five people who has moderate to severe Learning difficulties. The home has a beautiful garden with a range of shrubs seating areas and patio. Our residents are supported in an individual way to ensure that they lead full and active lives.
It is important for the people living at Mulberry house to have support to access to their community to pursue their hobbies and to engage in activities of interest to them including shopping, swimming, social clubs, pubs and Church. Someone who can drive would be preferred but is not essential
The home is well connected by public transports is within walking distances to Kingswood shopping centre and other community facilities.
We are seeking to recruit someone who is enthusiastic, enjoys being with people and has a sense of fun.
You must be able to support people with their personal hygiene needs and have some understanding of non-verbal communication.
Previous experience would be an advantageous but not essential as full training and support will be given.
If you are kind and compassionate and have good communication skills we would love to welcome you into our friendly staff team.
What can we offer you?
- Paid DBS check
- 28 days annual leave (inc public holidays) increasing with length of service
- Health Cash Plan upon successful completion of probationary period
- Career development opportunities and opportunities to undertake further training
- Full paid induction including support to undertake the Care Certificate
For an informal discussion about the job role please contact Lizzie Barrell (Home manager) on 01179 614657
To apply for this position please complete the application form at the bottom of the page.
Milestones Trust is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all the individuals that it supports, it expects the same commitment from all employees.
If successful at interview an enhanced DBS check will take place. (Formerly CRB)
A criminal record is not necessarily a barrier to recruitment.
Committed to Equality and Diversity for all Registered Charity No. 294377.
07 June 2018