Support Worker – Challow Station

Salary: £17,230 - £18,365 (based on a full time 36 hour contract)

Closing Date: 31 Dec 2021

Company Name: Style Acre

Nature of the Company: Style Acre is an Oxfordshire-based, award-winning and forward-looking charity supporting adults with learning disabilities, autism and physical needs. We have over 35 supported living households, 3 community day hubs and a successful work programme, supporting more than 250 people. We are rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Responsibilities: Do you have what it takes to become a Support Worker with Style Acre?

We support those in our service in Challow (near Wantage) to live independent, healthy and happy lives. Our service is home to three individuals with varying needs, we support one male and two females. All of the people we support need 1:1 support with all day-to-day activities. We work in a team of three or four throughout the day and one staff member required for a waking night.

We provide daily support with personal care, eating and drinking, shopping and household tasks which is all along side a fun filled weekly activity timetable, including the following:

Swimming
Soundabout and other music based activities
Cinema
Gardening
Baking and cooking
Sensory room and activities
Arts and crafts
Trips out to Zoos, farms and aquariums
To see family and friends
Holidays and trips to the beach!

What do you need to do?

Show a positive, can-do and professional attitude.
Be willing to support people to undertake fun activities, including day trips, community events, holidays and general day-to-day life.
Undertake relevant training to meet statutory and organisational requirements.
Have a valid UK/EU driving licence and be willing to drive company vehicles.
Work some weekends, evenings and bank holidays on a rota basis.

Reflect the Style Acre values of being:

Caring
Respectful
Honest
Ambitious
Collaborative

If you are ready for an exciting new challenge or want to progress in your career, then what are you waiting for? Complete your online application today! Our HR Team will get back to you to arrange an initial chat and interviews as appropriate.

Benefits: All our Support Workers benefit from:

Free comprehensive ongoing training, including a unique Leadership Development Programme with the ability to progress to Assistant Support Manager within 18 months.
Full training and induction provided to all staff. (Experience is not essential)
30 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays) for full-time staff (pro-rata for part time)
Employee benefits package with Perkbox (saving you up to £800 per year)
5% Employer Pension Contribution
£500 recommend a friend incentive scheme for employees
DBS paid for by Style Acre
Earnings of £17,230.00 - £18,365.00 (based on a full time 36 hour contract)

Job Ref: OACP/SH

Work Location: Oxfordshire,South Oxfordshire,Vale of Oxfordshire,West Oxfordshire

Salary Details: £17,230 - £18,365 (based on a full time 36 hour contract)

Job Term: Permanent

Appointment Type: Full Time,Part Time

Hours: 14 to 36 hours per week

Closing Date: 31 Dec 2021