The Thomas More Project in Bristol

The Thomas More Project

33 Fallodon Way
Henleaze
Bristol
BS9 4HX

Job vacancies

Want to change lives? Are you energetic? Do you have sense of humour and a positive  ‘glass half-full’ attitude? Do you want to work for an organisation which cares about its’ staff?

Why work for us?  Find out what we offer our employees.

Current roles:

  • Care/Support Workers
  • Supported Living Support Worker

Supported Living Support Worker

Service location:  Horfield, Bristol or at other locations as may be required.

Supported Living - Support Worker Role Description

 Accountable to: Service Manager

Service location: Our support workers work across our Supported Living Service and Residential Care Home, with some specialising in one service or the other depending on their skills and experience and shifts patterns.

Geographic location: Henleaze, Bristol or at other locations as may be required.

Hours: 15 hrs per week plus unpaid breaks. Shift pattern includes working alternate weekends, bank holiday cover, optional sleep-ins and flexibility to work to a rota to fit with the service’s needs. 

Pay: £9.00 - £9.27 per hour depending on qualification and experience.

The post will be based at the Longmead Rd, Horfield, Bristol, BS7 8QD.  The Thomas More Project values diversity and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

See why ‘work for us’ for more about the benefits we offer.

Downloads

Please email your application to enquiries@thomas-more.org.uk or call 0117 962 9899 if your require a paper application form or have any questions.

Care Assistant - Bank (Weekend, Part-time/ Full-time/ Casual positions)

Thomas More Project is a charity supporting people with learning disabilities to live the life they choose. We are committed to providing the best possible support and to improving and developing our services now and in the future. We provide homes that enable people to live as independently as they can.

Responsibilities

  • To provide high quality support and care, including personal care to people living in our care home, supporting them to live a fulfilling life as independently as possible in the community.
  • To provide high quality support to individuals in their own home based on assessed need, person-centered plans, risk assessments and housing related support that meet the requirements of the tenants in our (Supported Living) accommodation.
  • You will be required to be flexible and work at both locations from time to time the locations are a mile apart and commutable by car or foot.
  • Completing of required paperwork on shift to ensure effective communication between shifts and staff members.
  • Supporting residents with daily life skills, such as laundry, bed making, preparing meals and drinks in the kitchen.

 

  • Experience Required
  • The individual must have completed a Care Certificate or NVQ2
  • The individual must have a minimum of 12 months experience in the care sector
  • Car Driver would be advantageous to be able to take our residents out in the community
  • The individual must be able to use their own initiative at all times and be a real team player with a can do attitude

 

  • Benefits
  • Excellent pay rates
  •  30 days annual leave including bank holidays increasing to 31 days after 1 year and 32 days after 2 years (pro rata for part time staff)
  • 10 days paid sickness leave, 8 days discretionary leave (rolling 12-month period) (pro rata for part time staff)
  • Contributory pension
  • Option to buy or sell one day of annual leave per year
  • Free meals when working at our care home site.
  • Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development to widen your career prospects
  • Plenty of free local street parking

 

  • Salary

£9.54

The post will be based between both sites in Henleaze and Horfield.  The Thomas More Project values diversity and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

See why ‘work for us’ for more about the

 

Downloads

Please email your application to enquiries@thomas-more.org.uk or call 0117 962 0887 if your require a paper application form or have any questions.

Care Assistant - Nights

The Thomas More Project is a charitable organisation supporting people with learning difficulties. Support is provided by The Thomas More Project to three individuals living within a shared home and eleven adults with learning difficulties in a relaxed and friendly residential care home. Staff work across both services, but tend to focus on one service or the other. The balance of care/ support depends on the service and needs of the individual.

Responsibilities

  • Carry out regular checks around the home at intervals determined by the Home Manager and with due regard for clients’ privacy.
  • Answer emergency alarms, assess the situation, deal with the client seeking help
  • Assist care users preparing for bed and waking in the morning as directed
  • In the time available between attending to care users, undertake domestic duties primarily in the fields of laundry and ironing, food preparation or cleaning as directed
  • Read and write reports in case notes and any other documentation instructed
  • Carry out other reasonable duties as may be required
  • Maintain a thorough handover at the start/end of each shift

 

  • Experience Required
  • The individual must have completed a Care Certificate or NVQ2
  • The individual must have a minimum of 12 months experience in the care sector
  • The individual must be able to use their own initiative at all times and be a real team player with a can do attitude

 

  • BenefitsExcellent pay rates
  •  30 days annual leave including bank holidays increasing to 31 days after 1 year and 32 days after 2 years (pro rata for part time staff)
  • 10 days paid sickness leave, 8 days discretionary leave (rolling 12-month period) (pro rata for part time staff)
  • Contributory pension
  • Option to buy or sell one day of annual leave per year
  • Free meals when working at our care home site.
  • Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development to widen your career prospects
  • Plenty of free local street parking

 

  • Salary

£10.00

The post will be based at our Henleaze site.  The Thomas More Project values diversity and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

See why ‘work for us’ for more about the