Job Category: Health and Social Care
Job Type: support worker

Coquet Trust have a full and part time vacancies for Support and Care Workers to provide person centered support to adults with learning disabilities. We are looking for caring and enthusiastic individuals who share our values being committed, reliable, inspirational, trustworthy and inclusive.

If you are looking for a rewarding career in health and social care why not join our friendly team here at the Coquet Trust. We are Investors in People and keen to offer staff development opportunities.


We have a position in the Fawdon area. Supporting 2 females.

Due to the requirements of the people we support this is a female only role is required. The ideal candidate will have experience with mental health needs and personality disorders, and personal care. This is a moving and handling location and will require the candidate to use hoisting and wheelchair.


This is a part-time role 24 hours per week, shift pattern is 9am to 3pm or 8am to 8.30pm, 9am sleepin. This position also has sleeps attached to shifts. 5 out of 7 days.


Support Worker pay rate is £9.50 per hour, plus extra for sleep ins. In addition, Coquet Trust offer staff the following benefits:

  • A comprehensive induction period and full training
  • All training is paid for by the Trust.
  • Full PPE is provided by the Trust
  • DBS Checks paid for by the Trust
  • Enhanced sick pay scheme
  • Discounts such as gym membership and the Blue Light card
  • 28 days annual leave pro rata

This role would suit someone that enjoys putting the person we support at the heart of everything we do by ensuring they have a warm and loving home.

If you are interested in the role of Support Worker please apply online as soon as possible or contact Lesley at Coquet Trust for more information 0191 5802369.

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