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Care Support Worker - Chesterfield

In 1995 Lifeways opened its first location for people with complex needs. Over 25 years later and we’ve grown to become the UK’s largest supported living specialist and are proud to help almost 5,000 people to live more fulfilling, independent lives.

Our commitment is to provide extraordinary support that creates life-changing outcomes for people with complex needs. We do this through our stability, our local teams, our strong relationships, and our shared focus on quality and reassurance.

 

 

Care Support Worker - Chesterfield

We are currently recruiting part-time support worker for our supported living service in Chesterfield. This is a 30-hour contract and the successful candidate must be flexible to work early, late and sleep-in shifts on a rota basis Monday to Sunday.

Position Duration
Permanent
Role Type
Support/Care Worker
County
Derbyshire
Company
Lifeways Group
Salary / rate of pay
11.44 per hour 56 per sleep-in shift
Location
Chesterfield
Ref No
9229

Job Description

Lifeways are currently looking to recruit support workers in the Chesterfield area for their new setting. This will be to support people with a varied need of support in a person-centred way to live their best lives. Some duties will include personal care support, supporting people into the community, supporting people with their interests and hobbies alongside other day to day support.

Lifeways deliver caring, honest, innovative, and courageous support to those that need it. You will work with existing and knowledgeable staff and work together as one team ensuring everyone is treated equal. You will have support from the management team and have the opportunity to grow within the business.

No experience is required as you will be given full training to enable you to carry out your role.

We believe that all our team members are amazing and we wouldn't be able to achieve what we do without them. Here are just some of the ways we would value and invest in you:

  • 28 days holiday pro rata
  • Comprehensive induction which you will be paid to attend
  • Access to award winning training and development
  • Discounts and cashback at high street shops including major super markets, cinemas, gyms, leisure/theme parks, holidays and much more via Lifeways Rewards
  • Recommend a Friend Incentive
  • Award scheme and incentive recognition via My Lifeways

Key Responsibilities of supporting the individuals that we support

  • Support with personal care
  • Moving and handling 
  • Ensure the individuals that we support lead valued and fulfilling lives
  • Helping them to reach their potential and achieve to the best of their ability
  • You may support them to do household jobs
  • You may support them to enjoy their favourite hobby

All applications will be subject to DBS checks and references. Our support workers are very important to us and are an essential part of our service. If you have previously worked within a similar environment or if you believe you have the skills to complement our service, we would love to hear from you.