Senior Social Care Support Worker

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Nurturing Independence

Do you have a genuine desire to support and encourage young people with learning disabilities? 

Would you like to take the next steps into management and higher levels of responsibility?


Working as a Senior Buddy at halow you will provide highly person-centred 1:1 support, promoting life skills, independence, social skills, leisure opportunities and community access, whilst providing care in the young person’s own supported living accommodation.  You will also be supported to take on the management of the supported living houses and line management responsibilities for halow Buddies.


Full time roles are 37½ hours per week (starting at £10.50/hour*) on a rolling shift pattern (daytime/evening/weekend) plus 2 overnight shifts (sleep-ins) per week (£50 each).  Slightly reduced hour roles are also available, with salary/leave pro-rated.   * The hourly rate rises after successfully completing probation (£10.76/hour) and again when line managing 3 Buddies (£11.02/hour).


We are seeking enthusiastic and caring candidates to be part of our growing and outward looking team that is passionate about growing halow over the next 5 years and beyond. If this sounds like the place you could thrive in, please visit our careers page to download the full job description, watch our ‘life at halow’ video and then complete our easy online application form.


Closing date: 30th July 2021

Interviews: Will take place throughout the advertising period.


Please note: The halow Project are currently operating a mandatory testing policy for COVID-19 as part of a temporary operational response to the managing the risk associated with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  All staff are required to undertake weekly PCR testing and wear appropriate PPE. The policy will be regularly reviewed and updated inline with any changes to Government guidelines and policy relating to COVID-19.

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