Day Opportunities & Outreach Support

Care and Support Worker Vacancies

£8.21-8.45 per hour

Excellent Terms and Conditions

L’Arche has an exciting opportunity for a Care and Support worker to join the Day Opportunities & Outreach team in Liverpool.

L’Arche is an expanding, vibrant community charity which supports people with Learning Disabilities. L’Arche provides high quality, person centred, individually tailored care and support. In a world that values winning and coming first L'Arche Communities are places where people can discover who they are not just what they can do. Like other support providers we are regulated and inspected to ensure a high quality of provision. 

We are looking for creative, enthusiastic, resilient, people who are passionate about supporting people with learning disabilities to engage in meaningful activities during the daytime. Current activities include making cards, candles & woven goods, baking and gardening.

We want people who will work and live in accordance with the values of L'Arche where each person is valued and encouraged to build relationships with one another and to develop their own potential for growth.

The role involves:

- Working in a team to enable and support people to realise their creative potential

-  supporting individuals in their leisure, social, practical, physical and spiritual needs.

-  providing personal care with dignity and respect including supporting people with complex health and physical needs both in daily life

- helping people with physical needs may include some aspects of moving and handling,

For further details please see the application pack

What we offer:

28 days paid holidays (including bank holidays) given in the first year, rising to 33 days in the second year

Excellent Training and Induction given on commencement in post including Care Certificate and QCF Level 2

Salary increases to £8.45 per hour once confirmed in post and qualified to QCF Level 2 or above

All applicants must be prepared to work on a rota basis. Hours will include weekends, evenings, bank holidays.

Although grounded in the Christian tradition, L'Arche Communities welcome people of all faiths and none: our vision is a world where all belong.

If you feel you have the passion and drive to join our team please email [email protected]  today to become one of our Day Opportunities and Outreach Care and Support Workers.

The successful applicants will be subject to 2 references and a fully enhanced DBS. Confirmation in post is also dependent on successful completion of the probationary period and all required training.

 

Completed Applications to be received by 09:00 on 31/10/19

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