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Support Worker – Temporary for Maternity Cover

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Support Worker – Temporary for Maternity Cover until May 2023


Waverley Hall Day Services, Huddersfield, HD1 5NA


37 hours


£9.50 to £10.10 per hour dependant on qualifications


Do you want a flexible career with regular hours? Can you show us how you would treat the people we support with the dignity and respect they have a right to expect?  Are you passionate, enjoy working with people and want to make a difference to someone’s life? Then we want to hear from you! Experience is helpful but isn’t essential. Having the right attitude is.

In return

  • You will be working for a supportive employer who are highly experienced and you will work in a friendly team
  • Flexible hours that are guaranteed
  • Good rates of pay and a generous holiday entitlement, which both increase the longer you work for us
  • Free training and on-going career development with enhanced rates of pay the higher your qualification
  • Dedicated on-going support and mentoring from the learning and development manager to help you settle in your role
  • Health & Well-being benefits through our free Simply health Plan
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme

Waverley Hall (Huddersfield) offering life opportunities for adults with a learning disability.  Up to 40 people a day attend and enjoy activities in the local Huddersfield community and in the day centre. Holding a driver’s license is essential for this post.

Being a driver is essential with a full UK driving licence and with at least 2 years’ experience as a driver.  Exceptions can be made for people with a disability.

There is a possibility that the post will be available to job share

Due to the nature of the roles, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.

If you think you have the right attitude for this type of work and you want to make a difference to people’s lives then we would really like to hear from you.

Please note, we do not accept applications made through a third party such as a recruitment agency.

If you want to apply for this role please download the job description and application form from the jobs page of our website

Closing Date: Sunday 28.08.22

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