Male Support Worker /Driver in London

... If you care for others without a second thought, and are looking for a rewarding career, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better, then a Support Worker at Arabella drive could be the right...

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Introduction
If you care for others without a second thought, and are looking for a rewarding career, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better, then a Support Worker at Arabella drive could be the right choice for you.
 
Whether you are looking for a new career or already work in healthcare through the NHS or private sector, you’ll receive training to join the team, where you will be valued and supported, with career development opportunities available. 
 
It’s a career that you can take pride in while enjoying the satisfaction of helping people and seeing them improve. It’s what delivering great healthcare should feel like. 

 

What you will be doing   

We are actively encouraging male candidates to apply for this opportunity at our specialist residential service in Roehampton. 

Must hold the UK driving license, as during the shifts, you will be using the company vehicle to safely be escorting and driving staff, visitors and service users to local destinations and surrounding areas within Southwest LondonThis is to accommodate the needs of our service users in the most efficient manner.

This two-in-one role will see you join an inclusive, supportive team that works well together to provide care to people with learning disabilities. Whether you have experience as a Healthcare Assistant or transferable skills from another industry, you will use your knowledge and skills to help support people to lead a valued and fulfilled life.

It can be quite a challenging environment at times, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and vigilance are important. But it is hugely rewarding to see people improve thanks to you; being able to do something today that they couldn’t do last week.

You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn’t like a free massage at work?

With a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed, if you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, Elysium Healthcare can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.

The shift patterns include working 7.5 hours a day, 4-5 days a week between the hours of 7:00am - 2.30pm  and 2.30pm - 10:00pm. Weekend shifts are on a rota basis. Long days hours are optional where available.

Permanent, full time 37.5 hours a week, part time or bank hours are also available. 

Where you will be working

Location:
185 Arabella Drive, Roehampton, London, SW15 5LH

You will be working at Arabella Drive, a service which provides support for people who may be living with moderate learning disabilities with associated health needs, autism and behaviours.

Working alongside a multidisciplinary team, you will offer support to people as part of their care pathway. Whether it is moving from their community placement or a family home because they require more structured care and support.

What you will get

  • Hourly rate of £10,45
  • Enjoy a £500 welcome bonus*
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals 
  • Wellbeing support and activities 
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Flexible working opportunities 
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move. 

Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally. 

The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.


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Extra information

Status
Open
Location
London
Type of Contract
Graduate jobs
Published at
24-01-2023
Profession type
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No

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