Join J's Team in Yeovil
You First is a Social Enterprise that provides community based support for adults with learning disabilities and/or autism.
We are looking for people to join our Support Worker team in Yeovil. As a Support Worker you would support and enable people to achieve the ambition they have for their lives and work in a way that truly connects people with their local community.
J is a man living independently in Yeovil, Somerset. J needs support to maintain his emotional wellbeing. He needs help to maintain his home and get out and about.
J likes people with a good sense of humour. He has a keen interest in cars, fishing, football and reality television.
He is supported on a 24-hour basis.
There are a range of support hours available including sleep in support.
Full training will be provided.
You First Will:
- Pay £8.30 an hour, rising to £8.35 an hour for weekday hours upon successful completion of your probation.
- Weekends are paid at the enhanced rate of £8.85
- You will have 5.6 weeks of paid leave each year PLUS an additional days (pro-rata) paid leave that is allocated to your birthday
- We pay 22p per mile for every mile you travel, including commuting miles
- Sleep In duties are paid at £50.00
- We offer permanent, full time, part time and casual contracts
- We do not use Zero Hour Contracts
- We provide an Occupational Pension
- We have an Employee Assistance Programme meaning you and your family have access to free and confidential 24-hour counselling and support
- We have a Staff Board that meets bi-monthly that works to support a positive employee experience for everyone who works with the Social Enterprise
- We meet the cost of your DBS check
- You will receive full training and bi-monthly supervision
- You will have the option to study for a nationally recognised Diploma
You will need to be a car driver and able to work some evenings and weekends and also sleep in on a roster basis.
If you have any questions or queries about this position, please contact the You First office on 01458 254040.