Support Worker

Brook Street UK
£15275 - £15689/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to expansion a successful nationwide charity is looking for a caring and ambitious Support Worker to work in their residential home. If you are someone who enjoys changing people's lives for the better and progressing in your own career at the same time then this role may be for you.

JOB TITLE: Level 2 Residential Support Worker
ACCOUNTABLE TO: Transition Service Manager
SALARY: £15,275 - £15,689 per annum (£7.71 - £7.92 per hour)
Hours: 39 hours per week

Job Role
You will be working as part of a team to consistently deliver person centred services for individuals with a learning disability & challenging behaviour. To take responsibility for supporting them with the development of individual support plans and in positive risk taking. Undertaking a key role in ensuring their participation features in all aspects of service planning and contributing to the development of the staff team by role modelling and sharing good practice.

What you will need
" Experience of working with people with learning disabilities.
" Experience of working within a health or social care environment.
" QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care.
" Demonstrate the ability to develop individual's basic life skills E.g. cooking, cleaning, budgeting, shopping etc..
" Demonstrate an ability to focus on needs and wishes of individual supported. Consistently aims for a better service for individual supported. Always works towards the best quality of life for the individual. Is respectful and considerate.
" Demonstrates a sound value base that promotes the independence and integration of individuals.
" Is able to undertake a range of shifts.
" Is able to travel to any house within the area.
" Is able to support individuals in undertaking recreational activities, including holidays.

What you need to do next

If you would like to hear more about this role please call Jack on (Apply online only) or email . If this job is not for you but are looking for other opportunities please don`t hesitate to get in contact