Support Worker - Relocation Package Provided! - #459406

Orbis Group

Date: Jun 23, 2022
City: Birmingham
Contract type: Full time
Work schedule: Full day
Orbis Group
Role: Support Worker with Relocation package

Location: Presteigne, Wales

Salary: £22,023.00 - £24,069.50 based on a 40.25 working week

Looking to relocate? We have a rare opportunity to support you in your move to the Welsh Countryside with fantastic development opportunities in your new role as a Support Worker. If you are an empathetic and supportive individual, with a desire to enhance the lives of our Young People, please continue…

We are offering an exclusive package with fantastic career development and free on site accommodation for your first three months of employment, from September 2022. Alternatively, if you are looking to relocate with family or dependants we can discuss an exclusive package tailored to you!

At Summergil House, we offer a combined approach to care, education and in-house therapeutic support for Young People up to the age of 19 with Autism and other associated complex needs and are proud of our very unique location in Presteigne. We are based next to the river that separates the Welsh and English border, with views of both countries at either side.

The home boasts an impressive 18 acres of luscious greenery and mountain views to support the well-being of the People we support.  In your new role, no two days are ever the same. you can enjoy activities such as vegetable planting and den making in the garden, sensory activities such as instrumental play and teaching basic life skills such as cookery classes – all for the benefit of their future.

About the package & area:
  • Free accommodation in our boutique style barn for your first three months of employment – average savings of around £600 per month to help you in your new move to the Country
  • Access to Sky Entertainment Package 
  • Close proximity to the home, support with transport available
  • Large kitchen area and outdoor barbeque to enjoy the Welsh scenery
  • 2 bathrooms for your own comfort and convenience
  • Commutable to Llandridnod Wells & Hereford, with local pubs, restaurants and shopping facilities near by
  • Beautiful views of Welsh and English mountains

About the Role:

Your responsibilities will include ensuring the health, well-being and safety of our Young People, whilst taking on more of a professional, family member approach to Care. This is an inspiring but rewarding role, with some more challenging days than others. But, your support and encouragement will enrich the lives of our Young People to make a more positive future.

A day in the life of a Support Worker with Orbis Education and Care Involves:
  • Providing tailored support to our Young People whilst following Care plans and liaising with the Multi-Disciplinary Team.
  • Assisting our Supported Individuals with day-to-day tasks and decision making.
  • Promoting independence by supporting with a range of educational, social and work-based activities.
  • Undertaking general housekeeping duties, plus elements of personal care.
  • Maintaining accurate record keeping of all activities in accordance with CIW and regulatory organisations.

To be a successful Support Worker with Orbis Education and Care, you’ll need: 
  • At least six months experience working a healthcare setting within the UK
  • Right to work in the UK
  • A positive can-do attitude, with empathy and reliability – the Core Values that Orbis follow and promote.
  • The ability to build and maintain relationships effectively with our Young People, Managers and Multi Disciplinary Team
  • The desire to make a difference in our Young People’s lives.
  • Compassion and understanding
  • Enthusiasm to promote independence & choice.
  • The ability to work flexibly and partake it extra curricular activities.
  • Drivers are preferable but not essential as the service is based in a rural community with limited transport links. 

In return for your support to our Young People, you’ll receive: 
  • A competitive salary of £23,023.00 - £24069.50 per year based on 40.25 hours per week (days, nights, and weekends)
  • Paid comprehensive 2 week induction programme with classroom based and practical learning
  • Free uniform
  • Fully funded DBS and Social Care Wales registration.
  • 225 hours pa paid annual leave and bank holiday allowance.
  • Up to £1000 refer-a-friend scheme.
  • Free meal will be provided while on duty.
  • Fully funded vocational qualification, recognised Nationally for your development and career progression plan.
  • Access to our Salary Financing Service.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Access to our Orbis For You Benefits package including discounts to major national retailers and restaurants.
  • Access to 6 counselling sessions per year for yourself and immediate household members.

About Orbis Education and Care

Orbis Education & Care is a sector-leading provider of specialist services for children and adults with complex needs associated with autism. We specialise in providing individualised placements for unique individuals.

At Orbis Education and Care we pride ourselves on our diverse workforce, and ensuring we have an inclusive environment for all our staff. We remain committed to ensuring our teams can bring their true selves to work without risk or fear of discrimination.


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