Senior Support Worker

Recruiter
Sussex HR Limited
Location
Lewes
Salary
£17338 - £18341/annum
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SENIOR SUPPORT WORKER

Bevern View, Barcombe, near Lewes, BN8 5FJ

35 hours per week (to include 1 in 3 weekends off)

Salary £17,338 - £18,341

Our client Bevern Trust is looking for Senior Support Workers to join their friendly team at a growing charity. They are looking for people who are passionate about improving the lives of people with profound disabilities. The Senior Support Worker role is an integral part of ensuring that their complex and disabled young adults receive the very best care and opportunities to live their life to the full.

Supporting their residents throughout the day includes some great activities such as using their hydrotherapy pool, working in their specialist multi-sensory room, bowling, watching the latest films at the cinema or often just out for coffee and cake. Our client wants you to enjoy their resident's daily activities almost as much as they do!

The role:

* Ensure residents are happy, comfortable and safe at all times i.e. their personal needs are met.
* You will need to communicate clearly with residents, colleagues, parents, healthcare professionals and visitors.
* Undertake and perform the Shift Manager duties as and when required
* You will be expected to lead by example and conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times
* To be trained in administering medication
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We offer:

* Excellent training from health care professionals such as nurses, therapists and physios
* The opportunity to assist our residents with physio and hydrotherapy routines
* The Care certificate as part of your induction
* Support towards achieving your Level 3 diploma in Health and Social Care and further training for those that want a career
* Free lunch and dinner

Bevern View has recently received a positive CQC report and we are determined to improve further.

Transport essential due to location.

Please apply by sending your CV and covering letter.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

The Bevern Trust is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

No agencies please