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Support Workers - temporary roles for up to 12 months


Service: Digswell Community Gardening Project

Location: Welwyn Garden City AL8 Hertfordshire

Salary: £8.72 per hour

Hours: Various

Closing date: 30 April 2018

Do you want to make a difference?

We are looking for positive, honest and compassionate people to join our friendly team and play a fundamental part in the lives of the people who use our services.

As a care support worker you will contribute to ensuring the people we support are at the centre of all we do, and promote independence and choice. The role can be challenging yet highly rewarding where the little things you do every day will make a huge difference.

Please note that this role is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. This will be sought and paid for by the charity for successful candidates.

The ideal candidate will have experience in working in the health and social care sector.

Role requirements and key tasks:

  • Supporting people with everyday living tasks
  • Supporting with personal care
  • Supporting people to access the community and leisure activities
  • Supporting with household tasks, including cooking, cleaning, washing and ironing

A rewarding career with an array of benefits:

  • Full induction programme
  • On-going training and development towards recognised qualifications in health and social care
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Sick pay
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave (pro rata)

Contact Details:

Saint John of God Hospitaller Services, 1st Floor, Venture House, 5 Silver Court, Watchmead, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1TS

Tel: 07793 771238 Email:

About Digswell Community Gardening Project

Digswell is a real working nursery offering opportunities for vulnerable people to experience a supportive working environment in a number of areas including horticulture and retail. Plants are produced for every season which are sold to the general public. It has a unique atmosphere and a real team spirit.

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