Current Vacancies

Support Worker at Community Solutions

Reference No: TH/12/SW/17

Closing Date:  31/12/2017

Location: Thorne

Salary: £8.16 per hour (Level 2 Qualified) - £8.26 per hour (Level 3 Qualified)

Because of the nature of its work with children and vulnerable adults the Hesley Group uses the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work for any Group Company will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and vulnerable adults in the Group’s care. This post is subject to the enhanced level DBS check, please ensure you complete the form by clicking the link above before continuing with your application Our user reference for the check system is HESLEY with password Hesley. A summary of the Group's policy is available by clicking here

Supportive working environment, working with dedicated professionals,  excellent ongoing training, career management opportunities, enhanced overtime rates of pay, paid breaks,  rewarding career, great job satisfaction and the chance to make a difference to people’s lives.

Community Solutions is one of our adult provisions which is made up of three spacious houses and two individual homes and is based in the centre of Thorne.  Community Solutions is within walking distance of local facilities including a supermarket, shops, cafes, restaurants, parks and leisure facilities. The larger town centres of Doncaster and Goole can be easily accessed by bus.

Being a Support Worker at Community Solutions is a career like no other. It’s rewarding, challenging and offers a level of job satisfaction you won’t find elsewhere. Supporting adults with autism and complex needs with their daily routines and helping them access new experiences are the little things that you can do to make a difference.

If you have patience, empathy, resilience and are a natural communicator, this could be the ideal career for you. At the Hesley Group we believe that our staff are key to the success of the organisation and so we offer support and excellent training opportunities to help you progress your career to become a Qualified Support Worker and beyond in a great working environment.

You will be joining a team who is passionate about safeguarding and promoting the needs of the people we support and a company who values its employees.

If you're unsure whether or not you would enjoy and excel at being a Support Worker within one of our services you can take our interactive quiz. You don’t need to register to complete it and your answers will be completely anonymous. Completing the quiz will give you a real insight into the role of being a Support Worker with Hesley Group. You'll be given instant on-screen feedback from your answers throughout the quiz and an overall summary at the end on whether this could be the ideal career for you.

Use this link to be taken to the Interactive Quiz for our Adult Services

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact the Community Solutions Admin Team on 01405 818580.

You may find the following documents useful to read through to help you decide whether this is the right career for you.

Job Description
Person Specification
Your Guide to Being a Support Worker Leaflet
Additional Information for Applicants

To see and hear what it's like to work for the Hesley Group and how we all help to make a difference you can watch our short videos.

To apply online click the button above, alternatively to request an application pack please email brenda.thompson@hesleygroup.co.uk stating the job reference number TH/12/SW/17 and also your full name and address.

By application only, CVs will not be accepted.


Closing date for receipt of both postal and online applications is Noon, 31 December 2017.

Please note that applications submitted after 12pm (Noon) on the closing date may not be processed.

Hesley Group is an equal opportunities employer.