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Care Support Worker - Grays

£19,305 per annum (£9.90 per hour)
Closing date
28 Nov 2021

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Job Details

We are looking for people who are positive, kind and caring and be focused on encouraging choice, self-worth and supporting our customers to get out and about enjoying some new experiences in the local community. We are recruiting a full time, permanent Care Support Worker to our Registered Care Home based in Thurrock Essex.  You will be supporting people who have learning and physical disabilities who will depend on you to provide a high standard of support to meet their individual needs.

Our Customers have lived in our service for many years, they are all individual and deserve to have a person centred approach to their support, we need people who impact and inject their lives with joy and happiness.

Please note this role involves personal care (including personal cleaning, supporting to have meals and manual handling).

The successful candidate will need to be flexible enough to work across a 24/7 rota (example of shifts 07.00-14.30, 14.30-22.00 and  22.00-07.00). Driving is not essential however is an added attribute as our customers have their means of transport to access the community.

In return Peabody offers you:

  • Paid DBS enhanced check
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pay mileage at 0.45pence per mile (as applicable)
  • Up to 4% pension contribution, matched 1-1
  • Flexible benefits of 1% of salary within a minimum £300
  • 24/7 access to a confidential employment programme
  • Full training
  • Spot bonus available under certain criteria

For an informal chat, please call Michelle Sibley: 07931 551636.

Please note interviews will be completed via Microsoft Teams week commencing 29 November 2021. 

At Peabody the safety of our customers and employees is our priority. It is therefore our expectation that anyone working within our CQC services will have received their full COVID vaccination or will do so once made available to them. Your COVID vaccination status will not be used as part of your selection process, but you will be required to evidence your status on your first day of employment with us.




At Peabody, where possible, we provide flexible working opportunities from day one to our employees, as we recognise the importance of a good work-life balance; and to improve our productivity and performance, we embrace agile working, which means if you are in a desk based role, that will be a hybrid of office and home working. If your role is in a client facing environment, appropriate base location will apply.


Our mission is to help people make the most of their lives and an important part of this is to ensure that our organisation reflects the wider communities we serve. We want to attract recruit and retain a diverse, inclusive and creative workforce to give us the best opportunity to meet the diverse needs of our residents and customers. We actively encourage applications from all groups and communities, as well as from BAME, LGBTQ+ and disabled people.


About Peabody

About us

Peabody has nearly 160 years of history, experience and expertise. We were founded in 1862 by the remarkable American banker, diplomat and philanthropist, George Peabody. With over 67,000 homes, we’re one of the largest housing providers in London and the South East.

What we do

We deliver services to 133,000 residents, 16,000 care and support customers as well as the wider communities in which we work.

We are here to help make people’s lives better. We do this by developing and delivering reliably good modern services, building and maintaining the best quality developments, working with local communities and building long-term partnerships, and  growing and using our position of influence to create positive change.

We focus on those who need our help the most, working with people and communities to build resilience and promote wellbeing. We create and invest in great places where people want to live.

Working for us

We're a thriving human and kind organisation with people at our heart.

If you join us you'll be part of something special: fulfilling your ambitions and working with people who truly care.

We offer a variety of career and development opportunities, and a range of flexible benefits. You'll also have the chance to work with colleagues who want to help people make the most of their lives. We need talented employees who want to make a difference. If this sounds like you we can’t wait to meet you.

Our performance

We're committed to being transparent in the way we conduct our business and how we deliver value for money. We attained Government regulatory judgements of G1 for Governance.

Find Us
0845 055 0261
45 Westminster Bridge Road
United Kingdom
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