Support Worker

Platters Farm Lodge, Rainham

35 Hours per week working a variety of shifts over a seven day period including evenings and weekends, £7.83 per hour, 28 days holiday Pro Rata 

Join us at Strode Park. We are Kent's premier charity for people with disabilities and have been providing care and leisure services for over 70 years. We know that to ensure our care services are exceptional, we need to have great people working here. If you think Strode Park sounds like the place for you, we would love to hear from you.

Platters Farm Lodge is a purpose-built residential care home and day centre based in Rainham, Kent. We offer high-quality respite, rehabilitation, dementia and day-care services, set in spacious, well-maintained grounds.

As a Platters Farm Support Worker you will be providing personal care and support to our guests through a variety of tasks. Your care will make a real difference to people’s lives and we are looking for individuals who have the ability, skills and passion to assist vulnerable people and take pride in their work. You will be supported by our dedicated lead carers and home management team. No previous experience is necessary as full training will be provided.

You’ll need the following skills and qualities:

  • Level 2 Qualification in Health and Social care or a willingness to work towards this within 12 months of being in post.
  • Have a strong interest in working in Adult care services and desire to make a difference.
  • Be enthusiastic, caring, friendly and compassionate.
  • A driving licence and willingness to drive company vehicles is desirable.

To discuss the role in more detail, please contact: Becky Richards, Home Manager on 01634 377579 or [email protected].

For more information, please see the Job Description and Person Specification.

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The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure being obtained from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Strode Park is an equal opportunities employer.