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Support Worker Roles - Havencare

Based in Porthpean


Havencare are excited to be recruiting Support Workers within our current Supported Living services in the Cornwall area.

The successful candidate will work within a wider team to provide outstanding support. You will be responsible for enabling and supporting individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism and other additional needs.

We currently have an opportunity for motivated Support Workers to join our team assisting individuals living in the Porthpean area.
You will be responsible for enabling 6-7 individuals living in their own flats with access to a support hub.



We have a combination of posts that include but are not exhaustive of:

Supporting a young lady 1:1. You will need to enjoy singing, hugging and making her laugh.

Supporting a young man 1:1. You will need to be able to help him fulfil his sensory profile and be confident with helping him manage his phobias and triggers.

Supporting a gentleman 1:1 with all aspects of daily life, keeping him safe yet being able to have a giggle.

We have a position within the hub based support element of the project. You will need to be fast thinking and diverse in your approach.

We have part time, full-time and casual positions available

We have day positions and waking night positions available


We are looking for people who will bring great energy, creativity and innovative ideas to supporting individuals and getting the most out of this exciting project. Somebody who is keen to promote Assistive Living Technology and keen to engage in a host of activities would be an advantage.

You will be resilient, have a strong personality and be able to work on different levels to suit varying personalities and needs.

You will also need to be patient and good humoured.

Preferably you will have experience supporting individuals with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and be able to work in a way that is truly person centred - aiming to make a real difference to the individual’s lives by promoting independence and enhancing their perception of quality of life.


Desirable: You will be a driver with access to your own vehicle


Salary: £9 per hour between 7am and 10pm / £10 per hour between 10pm-7am.

Experience preferred but not essential as a range of training is provided – we promote a values based recruitment drive.


To apply: Please visit us at one of our open days. Bring with you a CV and reference information.

Have a look around and if you like what you see then book in for an interview for the following week.

or Click Apply below


Open days: 

  • Monday 15th July 2019 between 10am-4pm
  • Wednesday 17th July 2019 between 6pm-9pm
  • Saturday 20th July 2019 between 11am-4pm


There are various other positions available at Havencare, including:

  • Support Worker (Working Nights)
  • Support Worker (Residential Service)
  • Casual Support Workers


If you would like full details on these vacancies, please visit the Havencare website here:

Between £9 and £10 Per Hour
Located in:
Closing Date:
31st July 2019


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