Support Worker

Job Reference: 11469_1531995243
Salary: £7.90 - £8.9 per hour + Training
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Support Worker

Location: Colchester, Essex
Sector: Health Care
Salary: £7.90 per hour
Hours: Rotational weeks:

  • Week 1 – 4 shifts (48 hours)
  • Week 2 – 3 shifts (36 hours)


As you know, working in health care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on residents and their families. You’ll be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.

Being a part of an organisation with an outstanding reputation for innovation in the sector, you’ll benefit from a vibrant culture tailored to help you thrive, whatever your level or career goals.

This client is a specialist 8 bed residential home for adults with learning disabilities, who may also have additional complex needs. We provide longer term placement for adults who require a supportive home, with round the clock care.

There are eight bedrooms, four of which are en-suite. The bedrooms are furnished to a high standard and there is also a bathroom with specialist bath to suit the needs of our residents. Residents here are encouraged to personalise their bedroom to their own taste. There are spacious communal living and dining rooms for residents use as well as its own sensory room.


  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our residents
  • Work in the residential area, providing guidance and encouragement to residents through physical and emotional support
  • Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment to live and work in by undertaking domestic duties
  • Assist residents with their medical and welfare needs and report as required
  • Safeguard residents
  • Learn about individuals’ specific needs and provide help in the most appropriate way.


This client is looking for people who are enthusiastic and want to go the extra mile with their work. The successful candidate with have:

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to be a good team player
  • The sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for the residents
  • A genuine desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
  • A full driving licence


  • Opportunity for overtime
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • DBS paid
  • Free uniform
  • Regular coaching and support
  • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Free meals on duty.

At Healthier Recruitment, we are dedicated in finding our candidates their ideal roles. We go above and beyond the basic requirements of our candidates to find roles that not only match their overall package expectations but provide them with an opportunity to secure a position that offers personal fulfilment and the potential to develop within an organisation that shares similar visions and values.

Each and every candidate we work with is different, and therefore we take the time to get to know you and explore the potential career options that suit you best to ensure that your transition into a new role is both a smooth, stress free and enjoyable experience.

Job Reference: 11469_1531995243

Salary: £7.90 - £8.9 per hour + Training

Salary per: Hour

Job Duration:

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