We are looking for a Day Support Worker with a passion for delivering outstanding care or looking to start a rewarding career within care – no experience required with full training provided on the job!
You’ll be working 12-hour shifts on a fixed rolling shift pattern of 4 days on, 4 days off making a positive difference to the lives of the people in our care at Devon Lodge whilst having a good work/life balance.
Devon Lodge, is a specialist residential service for adults with autism and learning disabilities who may present with behaviors that challenge. We aim to provide a safe, comfortable and effective environment, promoting independence and community integration. Person-centered planning is at the heart of everything we do, based on each person’s specific needs. We understand that consistency and continuity of care are important for the individuals we care for.
In this role, you’ll…
Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all the people in our care
Provide guidance & encouragement through physical & emotional support
Learn about individuals’ specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
Assist with medical & welfare needs and report as required
The opportunity to support residents to attend activities within the community such as bowling, cinema, restaurant visits, swimming, and many more!
We're looking for people who have:
Excellent communication skills and the ability to be a good team player
The sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating, and varied lifestyle for the residents
A genuine desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
Flexibility to work 12 hour shifts on a rota basis
At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development. - We’ll offer you…
£300 Induction Bonus
Full training and Induction
Employee Discount & “Cycle to Work” Scheme
Regular coaching and support
Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
Free meals on duty
Blue light card- NHS discounts- A wide range of offers from categories such as holidays, rail travel, cars, days out, fashion, gifts, insurance, phones and many other items.
Employee Assistance Programme providing confidential and free access to an advisory support service for you and your family including 24/7 personal, legal and financial information
Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day.
Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role, you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
**£300 bonus to be paid after completion of 1st three months (£150) and six months (£150)**
If you are interested in the role please click apply or email