support worker : full time and part time

Berkshire, Wokingham

Start your day knowing youll make a difference:
   join our team of Support Workers in Crowthorne and create a positive difference that improves the life for the people we support.
Dimensions are recruiting for Support Workers to join our friendly team at a registered care homes in Crowthrone.
We are recruiting for two services.
Our service at Woodmere has six gentleman with four people sharing a two bedroom flat and two gentleman living in a self contained one bedroom flat.
New Wokingham is a home for two ladies and two gentlemen:
   shared facilities.
The people we support all have varied learning difficulties and need support in all aspects of their daily living.
The people we support are great fun to work with and are extremely motivated and have a thirst for life.
They enjoy cooking, art and crafts, walking, gardening, train journeys, going on holiday and much, much more.
If you are an active, well motivated person then this could be the career for you.
No experience is required, Dimensions will provide all the training and support you to complete your care certificate and also pay for your DBS certificate.
Shift patterns:
   3pm and 4:30pm:
Sleep in and waking night 9:45pm:
The Dimensions Approach to Support Our unique Activate approach puts decision making closer to the people we support.
It sets personalised and challenging goals with them, their families and you, their Support Worker:
   by teaching new skills and enabling people to try new experiences.
Research has proven that this progressive model is the best way to deliver measurable improvements in the quality of life for people:
   and you and your colleagues in their support teams.
It achieves an increase in active support and meaningful activity for people, a reduction in challenging behaviour:
   and an increase in your own satisfaction, with over 60 of Support Workers reporting that the Activate model has increased the quality of their working life.
Simply put, our Activate approach offers you a better working life, with the satisfaction that youve changed someones life for the better, in a role where you can be the best that you can be.
Sharing in our Values:
   We pride ourselves on being a values based employer.
That means we believe passionately in:
   helping people be the best they can be by:
   Setting personalised and challenging goals.
Teaching new skills and encouraging new experiences.
   being brave enough to make a difference, by:
   Challenging what you feel is not in the best interest of the person you are supporting.
Championing what they want to achieve for themselves:
   and helping to make it happen.
Helping the people we support to explore new things:
   and supporting them to realise what they can achieve.
Giving confidence to people in reaching their goals and not being afraid of new challenges.
Inspiring innovation and supporting the courage to be creative.
   being honest and fair in all the things we do, by:
   Communicating clearly:
   adapting what you say and how you say it, so that its meaningful for the person youre supporting.
Exercising confidentiality when dealing with vulnerable adults:
   for example, when managing financial and personal details.
   working with other people to make a bigger difference, by:
   Understanding the varying needs and requirements of people with disabilities.
Developing positive working relationships with those involved in Dimensions:
   including those we support, their families and carers, your internal colleagues and external agencies.
Working as part of a team.
   treating everyone fairly and knowing that everyones voice is important, by:
   Sharing our commitment to Equal Opportunities for all.
Treating all people with dignity and respect.
Those are the qualities that youll need to join the team:
   theyre beliefs shared by everyone who works with us.
If you think this is the right role for you, come