Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Male Support Worker
Full Time and Part time hours available
Driver preferable but not essential
Are you looking for a new challenge where you can make a difference to someone’s life every day and where no day is the same? Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places to Work Programme 2019.
We are looking for Support Workers in Bridgend who share our values and can support individuals in their own homes to lead the life they want to live. Shift patterns can vary through the week – days, evenings, weekends and waking nights – This is to be discussed at interview.
Being a Support Worker involves supporting individuals in their home, promoting independence and having a very good sense of humour. The role involves supporting four Males within their home with daily household tasks, personal care, and also to attend activities such as swimming, gym, going on holidays, walking, visit farms, attending discos etc. You will be supporting in a person centred approach promoting independence and decision making. You will promote active support, social inclusion and positive engagement within the community and will work together with the behaviour support team and their families to provide the best support.
We offer fantastic benefits, free training in autism, behavioural management, medication, CPR to name just a few. You will also go through a three week induction programme.
Dimensions are one of the country’s largest not-for-profit organisations supporting people with learning difficulties, autism, challenging behaviour and complex needs and we are driven by our values. People with learning disabilities and their families are at the heart of everything we do.
“Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010”
In response to the unprecedented events we are currently experiencing due to the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19, at this time we will be conducting our interviews via video calls.
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme 2019.
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached