We are recruiting for Bank Support Workers to join our team in Costessey, Norwich, supporting people with learning disabilities to live independently.
Would you like to support with people with learning disabilities and mental health needs in their own homes and in their communities? You can help them to have a more independent and fulfilling life whilst developing a career in social care!
You will accrue annual leave (including bank holidays) based on the number of hours worked
Fantastic training and development tailored to support you as an individual
Pension scheme with employee and employer contributions
Employee assistance scheme programme
Make a genuine difference to someone’s life
Flexible working hours
About The Role
You’ll support people with all aspects of daily living, including cooking, cleaning, shopping, meal prep, personal care etc.
Help the people you’re supporting become more involved in their communities
Support people socially and to enjoy hobbies and activities, like swimming or cycling
Assist with volunteering/employment opportunities
Support with holidays, trips and days out and more
What skills and experience do I need?
Candidates that are adventurous, friendly, encouraging, supportive, respectful, and resourceful
People that share our values
Good level of spoken & written communication
At Affinity Trust, all of the people we support have a learning disability but many have associated health needs, dementia, physical disabilities, profound and multiple learning disability or mental health needs.
All our Support Workers complete shadow shifts before working with the people we support.
This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, provided by Affinity Trust.
We promote diversity and inclusion within our workforce.
Affinity Trust is committed to being Disability Confident. As part of our commitment, all candidates who declare a disability and meet the essential criteria for the role are guaranteed an interview.