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Support worker full or part time

Can you inspire people to live a meaningful and active life? Are you a positive, supportive, honest and passionate person who is good at understanding other people? Have you got the kind of personality that thrives on challenges and making others feel valued? If this sounds like you and you would like the chance to make a real difference to other people's lives, then Wilf Ward Family Trust is the place for you.

We are recruiting for full time/part time day staff and night staff!

The work can be challenging but the rewards of supporting people to have a meaningful life makes every working day special.

We are looking for Support Workers to provide care and support for adults with learning disabilities and complex needs.


As a support worker, there’s no such a thing as a typical day – every day is interesting and varied. You will be providing support that makes a real difference to our customer’s lives which can be from shopping to scuba diving or singing karaoke, it is your sunny personality which creates a fantastic experience.


What we can offer you

  • A strong, supportive senior team
  • A friendly staff team
  • Excellent training
  • Generous holiday
  • A fun, vibrant and exciting working environment
  • Regular supervisions
  • Regular working pattern
  • Competitive pay rates

Contact us for more information on our Knaresborough posts on: 01423 789790 and ask for Abbie or Meg.

WWFT Benefits:
In addition to our competitive pay rate and commitment to provide excellent training, we also offer the following benefits; A supportive working environment, career progression, an annual leave entitlement above the statutory minimum, access to an employee support line which includes face to face counselling on a variety of subjects, child care vouchers and a cycle to work scheme, as well as an enhanced auto enrolment contribution in the pension scheme.


The Trust:
The Wilf Ward Family Trust is a charity that was established in 1986. It was founded on the principles of providing support, accommodation and respite to disabled people and their families. Our Mission is to remain at the forefront of empowering disabled and vulnerable people to live personalised lifestyles through a culture of participation, involvement and encouragement. Our Vision is to continue promoting an ethos of caring, supportiveness, participation, learning and involvement for disabled and vulnerable people in the communities in which they live. Our Values are set out to ensure we keep the person at the centre of everything we do.
Applicants should preferably have a full current driving licence.


Completing your application:
If you are experiencing any problems completing this application please contact 01751 474740 for assistance.  Please click on the Job Description before applying to find out more about this vacancy. It is important that you provide Supporting Information to ensure that we have enough information on which to base our short-listing decision.  Please note that we do not accept CV's as part of the Supporting Information document.

Closing date Thursday 23 November 2017

Between £8.16 and £8.95 Per Hour
Closing Date:
23rd November 2017

Wilf Ward Family Trust

North Yorkshire
T: 01765 602678
E: j.bracken@wilfward.org.uk
W: http://www.wilfward.org.uk/work-for-us


Julie Bracken
Wilf Ward Family Trust
Westgate House
5 Westgate
North Yorkshire
YO18 8BA
T: 01751 474740
E: j.bracken@wilfward.org.uk
W: http://wilfward.org.uk/work-for-us/

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