Job | Full Time

Support Workers and Relief Support Workers, Omagh

Positive Futures

Carer Professions
Support Workers £9.00 per hour; Relief Support Workers £8.50 per hour
37.50
Positive Futures is the leading charity for people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition and their families.
  • Would you describe yourself as a people person with a caring nature?
  • Do you want a job where you can make a real difference to someone’s life?
  • Do you believe that people with a disability should have the same rights and choices as everyone else?

Due to organisational growth, we have opportunities at our Sperrin Supported Living Service where we support people in Omagh, Castlederg and surrounding areas. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team supporting an individual preparing to transition into our service.

Support Workers
Contracts ranging from 8 hours to 37.5 hours per week, various shifts to include waking nights, evenings and weekends
£9.00 per hour

Relief Support Workers
Flexible hours, various shifts to include waking nights, evenings and weekends
£8.50 per hour

What we expect of you:

  • To provide people with the individual support they need in the morning, afternoon and at night time
  • To support people to live in their own homes and to be a part of their local community

If you can give us a commitment to put the people we support first, we can give you

  • 4% employer and 5% employee pension contributions (eligibility based on age and earnings)
  • Employee discount card
  • Generous sickness and maternity pay*
  • Loyalty benefits*
  • Up to 33 days holiday per year*

*contracted staff only

What we need you to have:

  • 6 months' experience providing care or support for someone
  • A full driving licence and access to a car insured for business purposes* to transport people supported OR A full valid driving licence* in order to meet the requirement to drive Motability cars
  • A positive attitude about people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury and people on the autistic spectrum
  • The ability to see possibilities

*This criteria is waived for those unable to meet it due to disability

 

To find out more or apply online for these positions, please visit our website before midnight on Sunday 30 June 2019.

 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (NIC101385).

Positive Futures operates a Smoke Free workplace.

Closing Date

Sunday / 30 June 2019 11:59pm
11:59pm

Contact Details

Unit 29a Gortrush Industrial Estate
Great Northern Road
Omagh
BT78 5EJ
United Kingdom

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