Support Worker

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£11 - £16 Per Hour

Location:
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At Acacia Home Care we respect and value all of our Support Workers; they are not only our colleagues but part of our family and known as our ‘Angels’.

Our Support Workers put a smile on people’s faces day in and day out but they also go home each day, feeling fulfilled and supported knowing they have made a difference.

Our main focus is our Support Workers, we have built our company based on what matters the most to our staff. We are supportive, we pay leading rates, we don’t call cram and so we ensure you spend more time caring and less time travelling.

This is why so many of our Support Workers have now been with us for over 5 years – and here is what some of them have to say!:

  • “We get rewards for our hard work… we feel appreciated”
  • “When my car broke down, I was given a hire car to continue my care calls.” Helena
  • “The office staff are always on the other end of the phone whenever I need assistance and I don’t feel alone.”
  • “I have been given the opportunity to progress in my role and from starting off as a support worker I am now a Field Care Supervisor” Rebecca

We provide the following perks and benefits for all of our Support Workers:

  • Leading salaries  £10.09 – £10.31 (weekday) and £10.42 – £10.87 (weekend)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Quarterly bonuses
  • Annual bonuses
  • Full Common Induction Standards (CIS) training and support for Qualifications and Credit
  • Career progression
  • Travel subsidy
  • Free uniform
  • Double pay on public holidays
  • Weekday and weekend contracts available up to 30 hours

We want you to join our team and be part of our family. Don’t worry if you don’t have experience, we will provide full training. The general duties expected from our Support Workers are:

  • Personal hygiene,
  • Moving and handling
  • Meal preparation
  • Light domestic duties
  • Shopping support
  • Accompanying customer on outings

Our customers range from the elderly who may need personal hygiene assistance to customers with mental health needs, physical disabilities and other diagnosis such as dementia.

Our friendly office team are always on the other line to give you support as and when required. We value our employees as much as we value our customers.

Locations: Staines, Ashford, Feltham, Sunbury, Stanwell, Chertsey, Walton, Addlestone, Shepperton Pay rate: £10.09 – £10.31 (weekday) and £10.42 – £10.87 (weekend)
Hours: flexible hours, evenings and weekends on a weekly rota.