Overview

Salary: 10.08

Shift Hours: 40 – 0

Senior Support Worker
Up to 40hrs Available
£10.08 per hour (£20,966.40 per annum)

Do you dare to make a difference?

We know working in care is more than ‘just a job’. To us it’s playing a crucial role in enabling the people we support to live their best lives.

Senior Support Workers provide a vital part in providing the people we support with the care and ability to improve their quality of life.

We are currently looking for a Senior Support Worker to join our team in essential Care and support Peterlea

You can expect;

  • Specialist and Blended Training and Development – we believe in promoting from within
  • Enhanced Training that includes Induction Training, Service Specific as well as opportunities to complete a Care Certificate and NVQ/QCF
  • Access to Digital Perks where you can gain discounts on gym memberships, shopping, theme parks, travel and more
  • Unlimited Refer a Friend Scheme to earn £300 per successful referral

 

Senior Support Worker Role and Responsibilities: 

  • To assist the senior management to assess people we support needs, with a Person-Centred Framework and the Supporting People Initiative.
  • Assist to facilitate and support the people we support to integrate within their local community.
  • Identifying training needs of other staff and co-ordinate training initiatives in consultation with the Registered Manager.
  • Working with people we support to initiate and develop new ideas and methods regarding the quality-of-service delivery in conjunction with other colleagues.
  • Keep up to date with changes by participating in discussions, training sessions and workshops when required to do so.
  • Have a full understanding of Care Standards.
  • Maintain a high standard of professional conduct and morale by encouraging and motivating staff morale by personal example, and appearance.
  • Assist the management with the co-ordination, supervision and monitoring of staff work and practices
  • Co-ordinate the arrangements of resident appointments
  • Assist management to organise regular (monthly) House meetings
  • Administer medications when required, in line with prescription guidelines

The Ideal candidate will have:

  • A Level 3 in Health and Social care
  • Experience supporting adults with learning disabilities and/or challenging behaviours. 
  • Mentoring others in a team.
  • Driver

Apply today or call us for a confidential chat on 07951599162 or email marc.greenwood@nationalcaregroup.com

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