Working for Blyth Star

Blyth Star is committed to helping the people it represents to live fulfilling and inclusive lives through maximising each individual’s ability to live independently within the context of their illness or disability. All of our staff, whether paid or voluntary, play a crucial role in making sure that we continue to excel at this.

What We Offer:

  • Good hourly rates

  • NEST company pension

  • Guaranteed hours contracts

  • Fully funded job-related training

  • Good career progression opportunities

Current vacancies

We're are always looking for people who are committed to the care sector and who are willing to help people in their local community with various part-time or full-time roles.

Blyth Star Enterprises is a Disability Confident Employer. A disabled applicant meeting the minimum criteria for any of our job vacancies will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at interview.

Current vacancy - August 2019

We now require the following additional staff to join our existing Living Support team:

Support Workers

Ad-hoc Work, Part-time and Full-time Posts up to 37.5 hours per week plus sleep-in duties as required.

Starting salary: £16,327 per annum {pro-rata for part-time hours} (£8.37 per hour) plus payment for sleep-in duties, rising to £17,461 per annum (£8.95 per hour). An additional increment will be paid to permanent post holders who have attained a Level 3 Diploma/NVQ in Health and Social Care - Adults.

We are looking to recruit people who will work as part of a team providing support to individuals in their own home in the community. Duties include ensuring that they are supported in a person-centred way, assisting with personal care as their needs require with sensitivity and respect for their dignity and cultural wishes, and supporting them to be active members of their community in order to maximise their independence. You will also contribute to the planning and development of the Living Support Services to ensure a high standard of support is provided to everyone who uses the service.

To download a full job description for an ad-hoc role, click here.

To download a full job description for a full-time role, click here.

To download an application form, click here.

To download our equal opportunities form (optional), click here.

For more information, please contact Brandon Hedley at b.hedley@blythstar.org.uk.