Support Worker – Bicester

Salary: £22,721 - £23,145 pa pro rata + benefits (dependent on qualifications and experience)

Closing Date: 30 Sep 2022

Company Name: Brandon Trust

Nature of the Company: Brandon Trust work alongside people of different ability so they are able to create opportunity and feel empowered to live the life they want.

Responsibilities: We’re looking for new team members to join us in Bicester. Experience is not necessary, all you need is a willingness to learn, flexibility, a can do attitude and a desire to help someone live a full life!

We have a new home opening in Bicester where you'll support several young people with a learning disability. It is an exciting time in their lives as they transition to living independently in their own, shared home. They enjoy a wide variety of activities which include walking, running, cycling, swimming and horse riding.

The support you provide will be centred around each persons needs, values and preferences which could include developing daily living skills, accessing a wider community, personal care and medication needs.

Benefits: Full-time support workers for this role work 37.5 hours plus one sleep-in a week (pay for these sleep-ins is included in the annual salary of £22,721 - £23,145 pa). You have the option of working additional hours (£10.02 - £10.24 p/h) or sleep-ins (£60 per extra sleep-in) in a range of services.

All support workers work flexible shifts to provide a 24/7 service to the people we support. 

Our benefits include:

- Sleep-ins paid at £60 extra (basic salary £10.02 - £10.24 p/h)
- Full training to gain the nationally recognised Care Certificate.
- On-going training and career development including professional qualifications
- Pension
- We cover the cost of DBS checks
- Rota's are planned 6 weeks in advance.
- Shopping discounts including Blue Light card, EE perks and Costco membership
- Successfully 'recommend a friend' to join us and you'll receive a thank-you payment
- Access to wellbeing helplines.

Successful applicants for this role will require an enhanced DBS check.

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

Job Ref: OACP/

Work Location: Bicester

Salary Details: £22,721 - £23,145 pa pro rata + benefits (dependent on qualifications and experience)

Job Term: Permanent

Appointment Type: Full Time,Part Time

Hours: Full-time and Part-time (Permanent)

Closing Date: 30 Sep 2022