Support Staff

£750 - £850 hourly
  • Eden Mencap Society
  • Penrith and Eden Valley
  • Feb 27, 2018
Full/Part time Health Care Support Worker Care Services

Job Description

We want you to form part of our team, join in with our open, fun, creative thinking approach  and let your enthusiasm shine through in our already excellent organisation.

Support staff are the front line here at Eden Mencap (EMS) you work with a variety of people who love having fun and learning new things, this ranges from:

* shopping, going out to the cinema/eating out/pub etc tripping off for the day, accompanying to a variety of appointments (health and well-being, hairdressers etc)  supporting them to maintain their home, preparing meals and general every tasks that we all do.

*working in our day opportunities area where we get involved with a variety of community projects, out and about and keeping busy.

* supporting our children from very young to 16/18 years old - doing all sorts including kids clubs, trips, attending clubs and giving their parents some respite.

*  our young people from 18 - 25 enjoy preparing for independent living and getting out and about doing all the great stuff young people should be doing, they're up for anything and really enjoy exploring.

We welcome applications from you if:-

You work in a person centred way; believing in supporting people to achieve their goals

Are flexible to meet the needs of those we support and have a sense of humour!

You will need to drive and have use of a car.

Please contact the office team for further information and an application pack

Have a look at our Facebook page to see what we do every day: