Support Worker - Independent Living Services, Wokingham

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Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
13/12/2020 23:59
£17,460.08 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week/ part time available
Job Category:
Support Worker
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Closing date:
13 Dec

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Would you like a career where no two days are the same? Are you looking for an enjoyable and rewarding role that will make a real impact to people’s lives as well as your own? If so, then you could be our next Support Worker!

We are excited to offer caring, positive and enthusiastic individuals the chance to join our Independent Living Service team based in Wokingham. This remarkable team ensures the people we support are able to lead fulfilling lives in ways that make sense to them, and in ways that empower them to achieve their full potential. The team are committed to making sure these individuals are well connected within their communities, are encouraged to make positive contributions, and can enjoy their lives whilst remaining safe and healthy.

This role offers a flexible working pattern on a permanent basis, including a variety of shifts shown below (part-time options may also be considered).
07:00 - 15:00
15:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00

At Optalis, we are committed to the personal and professional growth of all our employees. Therefore, although experience in working with Learning Disabilities is desired, it is not essential, as we will provide you with comprehensive training and continuous development opportunities.

Working for Optalis you will also receive a range of benefits, including:
• A Perkbox rewards package offering discounts on cinema, shopping, health, travel and insurance
• An extra day off for your birthday
• A comprehensive paid training and development programme
• Quarterly staff forums where you’ll have the opportunity to voice opinions and make suggestions
• Monthly STAR awards – a reward scheme which recognises staff who have gone the extra mile
• A generous pension scheme
• Life Assurance

At Optalis, our values are very important to us and we want employees who possess qualities in-line with them. So if you’re a respectful individual, with high integrity, who strives to provide the best quality of care, then we would like to hear from you.

For an informal chat, please contact the Registered Manager, Clive Tyndale on 07827 842902.

Optalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our staff and customers. We would like to remind successful applicants that they will be required to undertake a DBS check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

Optalis is a local authority trading company owned by and delivering adult social care in both The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead and Wokingham Borough Council.
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