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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/09/2020.

Support Worker

Job Reference: J103-A-20-22088

Cygnet Health Care
Oakwood Gardens
Oakwood Gardens Supported Living Service, Wombourne, Wolverhampton WV5 0EQ
8.72 ph

  • Location
  • Wombourne
  • Salary
  • £8.72 p/h
  • Hours
  • Full Time Days
  • Are you looking for a job where each day is different?

    To go to work each day knowing that you are able to offer positive change to a young person’s life?

    If so, this bespoke role may be for you…

    Cygnet Health Care are currently recruiting for support workers to join their experienced and dedicated support team.

    We pride ourselves on delivering outcomes to young adults with learning disabilities.

    Support workers with interests in care, responsibility & new challenges are encouraged to apply.

    If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!


    Your Day-to-Day…

    You’ll be working 40 hours a week in A Supported Living setting with Adults with learning disabilities


    • Provide support and guidance on how to cook, clean, pay bills, manage their money & help develop their individual living skills
    • Encourage their love of animals and assist find voluntary work in a local animal shelter
    • Create & get actively involved in “pamper sessions”
    • Link in with the local community and seek out activities/work
    • Design & develop support plans that match the individual’s needs



    You have…


    • Genuine drive with a desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
    • Similar interests (a love of animals, interested in beauty, shopping)
    • A “go-getter” attitude
    • The ability to plan ahead & be “forward thinking”
    • Aptitude to empower & support service user independence.



    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…


    • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Flexible working with opportunity for overtime
    • Regular coaching & appraisal
    • Expert supervision & peer support
    • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    • Recruitment referrals
    • Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice


    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.


    Ready to make a positive change?

    If you feel you meet the criteria above and are interested in a career in social care please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

    Join us!


    Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.



Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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