Bank Support Worker – Achieve Together – Peach Cottage and Lynray
Bank, Full Time and Part Time
£9.50 per hour
Essex County Council (ECC) are delighted to be supporting Achieve Together to recruit Bank Support Workers for their residential service, Peach Cottage and Lynray in Braintree.
Shift times can be discussed at interview stage.
Achieve together is one of the UK’s leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism, PMLD, deafness, hearing loss and associated complex needs. They are dedicated to empowering individuals, enabling them to develop skills for life and healthy relationships, as well as supporting them to boost their confidence and self-esteem. Achieve Together’s vision is to provide the best specialist support, inspiring a generation to ensure people live happy, healthy and meaningful lives.
Peach and Lynray are two services next to each other, providing residential, bespoke packages of care and support to young adults with learning disabilities. Peach and Lynray use person-centred planning to support people to live the life they choose, make decisions, enhance their daily living and independence skills, understand their rights and responsibilities and access local communities for work, education and training and leisure opportunities.
Support workers treat everyone equally and with the dignity and respect they deserve: you’ll play a vital part in providing support that improves the ability to manage daily tasks and enable people to experience independent living and decision making.
Your role is to:
- Support people in achieving their goals and ambitions
- Planning and engaging in activities
- Make a positive contribution to the lives of others
- Prompting and/or supporting personal care
- Free DBS - No cost to join!
- Paid Training & Personal E-Learning portal - to get you off to a flying start
- Refer a Friend & earn £300
- Annual Leave - 28 days
- Reward and Recognition - our way of saying “Thank you”
- Employee Assistance Programme - Support for you… when you need it
Note: ECC are advertising this role on behalf of Achieve Together and if successful you will be employed by Achieve Together.
Achieve Together applies a robust recruitment vetting process. If you are successful you will need to undergo a Pre-employment Vetting Procedure.
As part of employment should your role require a DBS check you will be required to register with the DBS update service. The DBS update service ensures all registered DBS certificates are kept up to date and allows authorised parties to view the status of your certificate. This is an annual subscription, and you will be responsible for ensuring this is maintained. For further information on the DBS update service please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service
Achieve Together is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults, and expects all employees, contractors, and volunteers to share its commitment to prevent abuse, harm or exploitation.
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If you have any queries regarding this role, please contact Care.Recruitment@essex.gov.uk