Support Workers Vacancies

Become a Support Worker at the Wilberforce Trust

Full time, Part time and Relief posts available

We are currently recruiting Care Support Workers to work in our nine houses located in York and Tadcaster.

Our care support staff work in our tenant’s homes supporting and enhancing the quality of their lives and encouraging independent living. Our tenants’ have a wide range of disabilities and/or sensory impairments. The work is varied and rewarding and may typically involve taking our tenants out on trips and activities, helping them prepare meals or going to sensory sessions at Wilberforce House.

Experience is not essential as a comprehensive induction and training programme will be provided.  A caring and sensitive nature is our most important requirement, and time spent caring for family members is relevant and valuable experience for this role.

After a successful probation our Care Support Workers receive £8.25 for week day hours, and £9.10 for nights and weekends. Sleep overs are paid at £72.00 for a 10 hour shift. We also offer a health package with Simply Health.

Holiday entitlement is 20 days plus Bank Holidays pro rata, which increases to 25 days plus Bank Holidays pro rata after two years. There is a contributing Pension Scheme.

Please read the job description and person specification and then either send a completed application form or your CV to:

Alternatively if you would prefer to ring to have a chat first, please phone 01904 760037 and ask to speak to Jill Tinsley.

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