The Aldingbourne Trust is a genuinely respected employer with consistently positive feedback being shared via our regular staff and volunteer surveys. In October 2010 we earned the Investors in People Gold Standard and regularly have opportunities for people to join our award winning teams.
The Aldingbourne Trust is able to offer a comprehensive induction and excellent training opportunities, generous annual leave, pension, life assurance, counselling service, child care and cycle vouchers schemes.
There are four ways you can work with us:
- General job vacancies
- Through our dedicated care workers job agency, Support Workers Direct
- Become a bank support worker
Support Workers - Bognor Regis - Bognor Regis - £16,616 to £21,347 per annum (salary dependent on skills and experience)
We are seeking Full and Part-Time Support Workers to join our friendly supportive team at our Supported Living Project in central Bognor Regis.
- Would you enjoy working with people who appreciate what you do daily?
- Do you believe people with learning disabilities should have the same opportunities as everyone else?
- Are you able to apply learning from your own life experience and develop skills in the support of others?
- Would you like to be part of a fun, friendly, caring and supportive team?
Our team support people to live in their own flats and to access the community. We help the people we support to manage their day-to-day lives, to achieve their goals and realise their dreams. People have varied abilities, but most need support with cooking, cleaning, and doing their household chores. We support people at the bank and with budgeting, menu planning and shopping. Others need help with personal care and medication; some need behavioural support. We support people to attend health and medical appointments. We work in partnership with the local community social work team and other professionals. We liaise with landlords ensuring that peoples' flats are well maintained. People like support to go out and enjoy them selves, to have a social life and be part of the community. In the past we have supported people to go on holidays, go scuba diving, jump from a plane and take a cruise on the Mediterranean. We believe that people with learning disabilities should be part of our communities, have the same opportunities and lives as everyone else, and have a real say in the type of support they need.
We are seeking full and part time support workers who:
- are over the age of 18
- have a manual driving licence
- are flexible to work on a rota covering early mornings, day and evening shifts, alternate weekends and sleep-in shifts.
If you like to have fun at work, if you are enterprising, if you can help people have real-life opportunities and make a difference to the lives of the people we support, then please apply or get in touch with us today.
Bank Support Worker - Bognor Regis - £8.52 to £9.01 per hour (salary pro rata and will be dependent on skills and experience)
We are recruiting to our specialist internal team Support Workers Direct (SWD).
The Aldingbourne Trust supports people in a variety of setting such as day opportunities, supported living, outreach and community based support. We are proud that having SWD means we have a team of staff that can work in each of these settings with a range of people, ensuring the quality of support is not compromised.
The nature of the work means that one day you may be supporting someone on our farm, the next supporting someone at home, and the next supporting someone to go on holiday. Or you may regularly support one team, really getting to know people. SWD offers it all!
As an employee of Aldingbourne Trust you will be expected to work to the same standards as peers, and you will be trained in all aspects of social care, so previous experience isn't necessary what we want is your life experience and your willingness to provide Gr8 Support! http://www.paradigm-uk.org/gr8-support-movement
The role is flexible and you can determine how many hours each week you work and where you work.
If you would like to find out more, please contact Julie Williams on 01243 863730.
Female Support Workers - Bognor Regis - Bognor Regis - £11,077 to £14,231 per annum (salary dependent on skills and experience)
We are seeking a female Support Worker to join our friendly team at our Supported Living Project in Bognor Regis who can be flexible and could work as part of a rota. If being a Support Worker sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you.
The holders of this key post within the Aldingbourne Trust are responsible for enabling our two ladies to live the lives they choose safely, while developing their own independence. As a Support Worker you will role model excellent support for both ladies.
You are expected to meet the requirements of the Care Standards Act and Regulations, ensuring your work meets the standards set out by the Care Quality Commission and other legal requirements including the West Sussex Safeguarding and Medication policies.
You will work as part of a team to ensure that the emotional, social, medical and material needs of the people we support are recognised, assessed and met. This post involves sleep in duties.
The contractual hours for this post are 25 hours per week.
Part Time and Weekend Support Workers, Bognor Regis - Bognor Regis - £16,616 to £21,347 per annum (salary pro rata and will be dependent on skills and experience)
We are seeking Part Time and Weekend Support Workers to join our friendly team
at our Supported Living Project in central Bognor Regis.
The holders of this post within the Aldingbourne Trust are responsible for enabling our tenants to live the lives they choose safely, while developing their own independence. This means supporting people in their homes, in the community and on holiday.
You will work as part of a team with staff and the people we support to ensure that the emotional, social, medical and material needs of people are recognised, assessed and met.
We are seeking people who are:
Over the age of 18 and have a full manual driving licence.
Flexible to work on a rota to fit the needs of the project and the people we support.
If you like to have fun at work, if you are enterprising, if you can help people have real-life opportunities and make a difference to the lives of the people we support, then please apply today.
Support Worker, Transition Service (York Road, Bognor Regis) - Bognor Regis - £16,616 to £17,739 per annum (salary dependent on skills and experience)
In partnership with Chichester college we are developing a new service for young people who are living away from home for the first time whilst attending Chichester college.
We are recruiting now for support workers to be part of this innovative service. Your role will be to support people in their new homes to develop their independence and embed the life skills they are learning at college.
You will work as part of a team, on rota supporting people at home and in the community. We are excited by the potential of this service and we want to hear from people who think they have something to contribute to the development and running of this service. No previous experience of working with people with learning disabilities or autism is needed, but an interest in social care and working with this client group is a definite must!
The contractual hours for this post are range from 20 to 37.5 hours per week which includes sleep-ins and shift work.
We welcome applications from people who wish to work part time or job share.
Relief Support Worker - Bognor Regis - £8.35 to £10.73 per hour (depending on experience)
We are looking to recruit bank support workers to join our friendly team at our Supported Living Service in Bognor Regis.
People we support live in their own flats in the community and we help them manage their day-to-day lives and realise their potential. People have varied abilities; most need support with cooking, cleaning, managing their home, and personal support including medication and personal care. Some need behavioural support. We believe that living an ordinary life means that people have choice, opportunity and variety in how they spend their days. We actively encourage people to pursue their dreams, and to try out new experiences, and we would welcome anyone with a sense of adventure, enthusiasm, and lots of passion to apply. Please note that living an 'ordinary' life means being able to go out and stay out late such as visiting pubs, clubs, trips to the theatre, cinema etc as such shift times will vary.
If you think variety is the spice of life, then this may be the role for you! Hours are flexible, and you can decide when you want to work. One day you may be supporting someone to menu plan and grocery shop, the next you may be out at the cinema or at a concert or have the opportunity to support on a Cruise holiday!
Shifts available will include mornings, afternoon and evening shifts, weekends and sleep-ins.
We are members of the Gr8 Support movement, and are passionate about providing Gr8 support! http://www.paradigm-uk.org/gr8-support-movement
For more information about the role please contact Claire Lambert or Debbie Perry on 01243 820817.
Hourly Rate will be in range of £8.35 - £10.73