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Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Support Worker vacancies (Supported Living) – SoLO Life Opportunities

Are you looking for a rewarding job where you make a difference? Do you want to work for an employer you will be proud to work for?

SoLO Life Opportunities is a charity based in Solihull providing support to children and adults with learning disabilities. We are looking for Support Workers who are passionate about their role, to enable adults with a learning disability to live independent, fulfilling lives in their own home. You will support someone with daily living skills including housekeeping, personal health & wellbeing, and playing an active part in the community. Shifts will include days, evenings & nights across the week on a rota basis. Option of night only shifts available.

Essential skills/experience/characteristics:

  • Experience and knowledge of supporting people with learning disabilities
  • Knowledge of safeguarding procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Experience of working within a team
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Hold or agree to complete The Care Certificate within 12 weeks of appointment

Desirable skills/experience/characteristics:

  • Innovative
  • Full UK Driving License

Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check and 2 references. In return we will offer a competitive salary package, and ongoing comprehensive supervision & training.

Salary: £8.35 p/h if over 21 years of age

£6.71 p/h if under 21 years of age

Benefits: All staff receive 23 days paid annual leave plus bank holiday allowance (pro rata) and membership of People’s Pension scheme, and we offer a comprehensive training and supervision programme.

If you are interested in this post please download an application form from the website and return to

If you would like to discuss in more detail please contact Julie Graham on 0121 779 3865.

Closing date for applications 28th August 2018

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