The Disabilities Trust is a leading national charity that provides innovative care, rehabilitation, and support solutions for people with complex physical disabilities, acquired brain injury, and learning disabilities. They are currently looking for compassionate and dedicated Support Workers who are passionate about making a difference in people’s lives. For candidates who are not currently residing in the UK, The Disabilities Trust is willing to offer visa sponsorship, enabling qualified individuals to join their supportive and dynamic team.
- Position: Support Worker
- Location: Llanelli SA15
- Contract Type: Full-time
- Salary: Up to £11.92 an hour
- Country: UK
- Providing individualized care and support to people with disabilities, enabling them to lead independent and fulfilling lives.
- Assisting service users with their daily routines, including personal care, meal preparation, and medication management.
- Supporting the development and implementation of care plans.
- Engaging service users in social, educational, and recreational activities.
- Ensuring the physical and emotional well-being of service users, adhering to safeguarding procedures.
- Collaborating with family members, healthcare professionals, and other support services.
- A genuine desire to support individuals with various disabilities.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- The ability to work flexibly, including shifts and weekends, as required.
- A commitment to the personal development and training necessary for the role.
- A valid driving license is advantageous but not essential.
- Meeting the eligibility criteria for a UK visa sponsorship if applying from abroad.
Education and Experience:
- Previous experience in a care or support role is highly beneficial.
- Relevant qualifications in health and social care are desirable, though not essential as training will be provided.
- An understanding of the challenges faced by individuals with disabilities.
Working as a Support Worker at The Disabilities Trust offers:
- A competitive salary package.
- Comprehensive induction training and ongoing professional development.
- Access to employee assistance and well-being support.
- Opportunities for career progression within a supportive organizational structure.
- Pension scheme and life insurance.
How to Apply:
If you wish to apply for the Support Worker position at The Disabilities Trust:
- Visit The Disabilities Trust’s careers page.
- Fill in the online application form with your personal and professional details.
- Indicate your need for visa sponsorship in the relevant section of the application.
- Submit your application and any required supporting documents.
The Disabilities Trust offers a rewarding career path for those looking to make a significant impact in the lives of individuals with disabilities. For international candidates, the possibility of visa sponsorship is a valuable opportunity to join a UK-based organization that values diversity and is dedicated to improving the lives of the people it supports. If you possess the compassion, dedication, and skills needed to thrive in this role, you are encouraged to apply.