Southwest Vacancies / Plymouth

Support Workers for Lou

Bargains in charity shops, music and Harry Potter, just a few of Lou’s favourite things. Lou is funny, feisty and loves to sing and dance, she is looking for caring reliable staff to support her to manage negative feelings.

Location: Plymouth

Position/s: Support Workers

Salary: £10.15 p.h. plus £70 per sleep

Hours: 15 hrs per week

Contract: Permanent

Closing Date: 14th October 2022

Ref Code: VAS/LS

Essential for this job

These positions have a “genuine occupational requirement” covered under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 and therefore only applications from females are requested.

Benefits

  1. We reward our staff with competitive salaries
  2. We offer an Award Winning Pension Scheme
  3. We have a company sick pay scheme
  4. Excellent annual leave allowance, including top up pay
  5. A really good 5 day induction
  6. Ongoing high quality training
  7. Career development opportunities
  8. A real chance to make a difference to someone’s life
  9. Become part of a ground breaking organisation
  10. Become a valued member of our staff

Ten reasons to work for Beyond Limits

More about...

Lou is very sociable and is currently needing support around her blossoming relationship with her partner. Lou likes to spend time with her team as well as having some independent time. She has many hobbies including shopping and finding treasures in local charity shops and she also enjoys listening to music and singing along to musicals. Lou has a great sense of humour and likes to have a laugh with her team, she loves a practical joke and is a huge fan of Harry Potter. She called her newly acquired kitten Harry and she likes to spend time looking after him. Lou requires her support team to be patient, understanding, resilient and committed to her journey to independence and a fulfilling life. Lou has a lot of potential but sometimes she can engage with behaviours that are risky. Lou needs to be confident that her staff are calm and can handle these situations with her. We provide a comprehensive induction with ongoing personal development training. We are looking for people to join us who have the right set of values and who are fully committed to the values of inclusion.

Ideally you will:

  • Be a calm person
  • Be a good listener
  • Be someone who think on their feet
  • Be a good communicator
  • Be self motivated
  • Be able to demonstrate empathy
  • Be reliable and flexible
  • Have driver’s licence and access to a vehicle

A DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) Check will be requested in the event of the individual being offered a position with Beyond Limits, the cost of which will be to the employee, however, this will be returned after successful completion of probation period (6 months).

More information

For an informal conversation about this position or to contact us by email please see contact details at the bottom of this page.

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