Residential Support Worker

Posted: September 18, 2019

Job Details

  • Emmaus UK
  • Support
  • Full Time
  • £18,000 per annum
  • Ditchingham, Suffolk
  • 04/10/2019

Job Description

How to apply:
Please send a CV and supporting statement, along with the equal opportunities and declaration of criminal records forms by email to joandrews@emmausnorfolkandwaveney.org

Job description:
The Support Worker will be responsible for the provision of support to Companions, who require help both emotionally and practically, so they can live and work in the community, develop life skills and realise their full potential to move on when they are ready.

So, if you have good communications skills, the ability to handle stressful situations, experience of training and supporting people with complex needs and have a positive “can do” attitude we would love to hear from you. You will be joining a friendly and enthusiastic team who are passionate about what they do.

This is a residential role that entails some on call duties and requires the post holder to live on site in our lovely studio flat set in a former Convent with beautiful grounds in the Norfolk countryside.

A full application pack outlining the role can be found here.

Additional Information

How to apply:
To apply please send your CV, covering letter and a one page explanation of how you meet the person specification to joandrews@emmausnorfolkandwaveney.org

The post holder is required to live on site, with a package that includes a studio self-contained flat, no utility costs and meals when eaten with the Community.

Working Hours – 40 hrs./week

Annual Leave – 25 days per annum, plus 8 bank holidays

Pension – Stakeholder pension

Training & Development – Individually tailored induction, training and development

Employee Assistance – a 24/7 employee assistance scheme is available

Flexible hours including on call duties