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Relief Support Worker - Bangor

Bangor, County Down
£10.33 Per Hour
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
We are looking to recruit passionate Relief Support Workers to join our Housing Services team based in Bangor. Do you want to make a positive difference to people s lives? For some people, Support Work is something they would love to do but life makes it difficult to commit to a full or part time position. That's where the role of a Relief Support Worker comes in! It gives you the flexibility to choose the shifts you want to work, based on your availability and the needs of the service. You will receive a range of training to enable you to be a great support worker. Shifts will be spread across mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends and bank holidays. We can be flexible and are family friendly. You will have access to a range of benefits such as enhanced sick pay, holiday buying scheme, discount vouchers for high street stores and many more. Why should you work for Mencap Personal Support & Housing Services? Our Personal Support & Housing teams are amazing places to work. You will see first-hand how much it means to someone to be able to look after their own home with their support workers help, get their groceries in and do all the day to day things that everyone does. What does a Relief Support Worker do? Personal care - helping people to get ready for the day and assisting with bathing, showering and using the bathroom. Supporting people to live independently paying bills, housework, organising appointments Support person with their behaviour needs so they can be as independent as possible and have a good quality of life. Community & Social Inclusion - support people to access their local community, go to Church, the gym, see family, friends. Have you thought about working for Mencap? Mencap is a leader in providing excellent support to people with a learning disability. Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included. Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something really meaningful. Everything we do at Mencap keeps the people we support at the centre of what we do. To find out a bit more about what life as a Support Worker is like, please click here to watch a short video. With us, it s never just a job . In return for your hard work and passion you can find real and meaningful work experience, access to some excellent benefits alongside our competitive pay. Click here to find out more about our Mencap benefits. We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader and welcome applicants with disabilities to apply for all roles with us. To find out more about the scheme please visit the directgov website. At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap! Mencap are strongly encouraging all our colleagues to have the Covid-19 vaccine as a way to help protect each other and the people we support. No two days are ever the same, sometimes they may be challenging but they will always positive so click apply now to be considered! All roles are subject to an enhanced disclosure check and registration with NISCC and suitable references. Job ID: 25989
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  • Job Reference: 705461291-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Mencap
  • Location: Bangor, County Down
  • Salary: £10.33 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £10.33 per hour + excellent benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent