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Support Worker at Sussex Empowered Living Ltd.

Following a recent expansion, we are looking for exceptional people to join our team of Support Workers to support our amazing clients. Our Support Workers are paid a market leading salary of £23,147 per year (based on a base salary of £20,410 per year plus one sleep in a week) increasing to £26,418 (based on a base salary of £23,681 per year plus one sleep in a week) for permanent staff.

In addition to this excellent rate of pay, you will also be reimbursed for expenses incurred whilst on shift, paid a market leading sleep-in rate and enjoy an annual leave entitlement that increases with service.

At Sussex Empowered Living we specialise in supporting adults aged 18 to 65 with mental health conditions, learning disabilities and autism. We help those under our care and support to achieve their personal goals and maximise their independence within their own homes and in the local community.

As a Support Worker with us you will be part of a friendly, supportive team where each member of staff is encouraged and enabled to build upon their skills by being offered free training and, for the right people, opportunities to progress within the company. Due to the diverse nature of our client base, we are interested in receiving applications from all demographics.

Your role will include supporting those under our care and support to access the wider community; develop and build upon their life skills and progress in areas that they themselves identify as important.

It is essential that you:

have the right to work in the UK
have good written and verbal communication
are able to be flexible with shift patterns (to include evenings and weekends and sleep-ins)
are proficient with Microsoft Word, email and search engines.

It is preferable(but not essential) that you:

have a full/current UK driving licence
have some experience of working with people who have complex needs, whether that be on a paid, voluntary or personal basis

Application closing date: Monday, 19th October 2020

Interview date: Friday, 23rd October 2020

Sussex Empowered Living is an equal opportunities employer.

All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Applicants with the following job titles will also be considered for the role: Care Worker, Support worker, Care Giver, Care Assistant, Home Care Support Worker.

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Deadline for applications

19 Oct 2020


£23,147 per annum

Hours per week

48 per week


Support Work / Caring

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