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Pay rates for Personal Support Workers from £11.54 up to £12.78 per hour. Additionally the successful candidate will benefit from up to 6% on top of the hourly rate and an additional £1 per hour is paid when working between 22:00 Friday to 07:00 Monday. Stand by sleep in rate is £81.81 plus any additional bonuses.Home From Home Care are delighted to be recruiting for a Personal Support Worker to support our Dorrington, Lincolnshire based care homes.About the Personal Support Worker RolePromoting and encouraging independence, whilst assisting the individuals we support with their daily routinesHelping individuals to live their lives to the fullest, encouraging them to try new things, learn new life skills, connect with their communities, and live an ‘ordinary’ life.Providing quality personal care, which could include bathing, toileting etc. depending on individual needs, while maintaining respect and sensitivityParticipating in household tasks, which include cleaning, cooking, ironing, washing etc. while encouraging the individuals we support to join inOne day, you’ll be teaching someone to cook, the next you’re bringing a surprise horse to a birthday party or arranging an inflatable pub (yes, this happened).About YouWe look for 5 key qualities in our Personal Support Workers – integrity, self-awareness, humility, passion and pro-activeness. You will need a keen drive to make a difference to the lives of the individuals we support.Previous experience in a care role isn’t required if you’re a compassionate, ambitious and dedicated individual, the sky’s the limit with amazing careers opportunities.We Mean It… The Sky’s the Limit!We believe that care is a career. Home From Home Care are currently supporting 40 colleagues to complete apprenticeships and since 2021 we’ve invested over £50,000 over 40 different extracurricular qualifications.And if you want it, expect to progress in your role, fast. As a Personal Support Worker you can expect to receive the support required to progress into one of our 90+ specialist roles such as Registered Manager, Health and Wellbeing & Positive Behaviour Support.About UsWe are a family run company making a real difference in the world of care. Over the past 19 years we have developed specialist integration homes for adults with learning disabilities and complex special needs. Combining our family perspective with our ONE TEAM Working approach, we create dynamic and therapeutic services around each individual in exceptional environments. We are rated Outstanding by CQC and Platinum by Investors in People.Thanks to our unique, data-driven systems and our One Team approach, a career with Home From Home Care is unlike working with any other care provider.Benefits£100 when you complete probation£300 refer a friend schemeUp to 6% bonus on your hourly rate – just for attending your shifts!Overtime paid within 24 hours of shiftsEASE Payments – Claim up to £100 per month in advance – twice per yearMeals on shiftFully paid training and DBSFurther training and development opportunities paid for by usMonthly supervisions to give your feedbackDedicated employee wellbeing teamEmployee Assistance Programme availableFlexible Shift Working PatternsEarly shift – 7/8am to 2/3pmLate shift – 2/3pm to 9/10pmOne 14 hour shift each weekAlternate weekends2 week rolling rotaStandby sleep insWe’re passionate about the health and wellbeing of our team members and we respect diversity and work-life balance. We offer multiple shift patterns to suit your needs and we have a supportive environment where everyone is cared for.Please note that the successful candidate will need to be able to travel to Dorrington, Lincolnshire and where required, our other locations within Lincolnshire. Mileage outside of your normal commute is paid at £0.40 per mile.*The Loyalty Attendance Bonus assumes that you have no unplanned absences and have passed all probationary requirements. Every month where you have no unplanned absences your pay will increase by 1% up to a maximum of 6%.