Current Vacancies

Support Worker (Holly Court, Mirfield)

Closing Date: 2nd July 2023 9:00 pm
Location: Mirfield
Hours: Full-time
Salary: £10.52 per hour

Holly Court is a 15-bed residential home, with its own gardens located on the main site in Mirfield.

We pride ourselves in creating a progressive culture that supports, listens, and recognises the value of the staff and their contribution to service. We have an open, transparent approach to staff management with a non-blame culture, and we encourage staff involvement in progressing the service as this supports both professional and personal development.

“Out of Acorns grow Oak Trees” – if you feel you are an acorn, let us support your growth. If you are already an Oak Tree we would love to hear from you and draw upon your experience whilst supporting your development!

Whilst experience is not required for this role, previous experience with supporting adults with Autism or Behaviours that Challenge would be an advantage. You do not need to be a driver or vehicle owner to be suitable for this role.

What we look for from our staff:

  • Confidence – being self-assured, asking for help when you need it and challenging behaviour or practices that you feel are inappropriate or unsafe.
  • Curiosity – being inquisitive and welcoming change, asking questions about the way that we do things and why, and putting yourself forward to try new things.
  • Happiness – being cheerful and positive, bringing your best self to work and sharing your enthusiasm for life with the people we are here to support.
  • Kindness – being caring and compassionate, reaching out to your colleagues if they look like they’re struggling, being an active member of the team and working together to achieve shared goals.

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary and great pension scheme.
  • Paid pre-employment training to give you a great head start.
  • An employee rewards scheme with retail discounts and more.
  • A comprehensive employee assistance program, including support for mental health, a company sick pay scheme, and a life insurance benefit.
  • A fantastic, open, and supportive working environment.
  • Training & Development opportunities to support your development.
  • A wealth of opportunities to gain experience in a variety of skills.

To find out more, please contact [email protected] or call Mandy and Nicki on 01924 490833.

Hollybank Trust is committed to Safeguarding vulnerable people, and our Safer Recruitment process requires all employees to have an Enhanced DBS check and reference checks in line with our Recruitment policy. We will ask you to pay for your inital DBS check, unless you have a portable DBS, and then the cost of this will be reimbursed to you upon successful completion of your probation period. 

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We want people from underrepresented groups such as Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME), Lesbian, Gay, Bi and Trans (LGBTQIA+) communities to succeed at Hollybank Trust and our policies and procedures ensure that this can happen. Click here to find out more about our approach to equality and diversity.

Hollybank Trust is a Disability Confident employer. We are actively working to recruit and retain people with disabilities and long-term health conditions into our work force. If you are an applicant who has a disability, you will be offered an interview if you meet the essential criteria for the job.