Bank Support Worker

CAS Behavioural Health
£8.14 - £8.41/hour
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
CAS Behavioural Health is one of the UK`s leading providers of specialist behavioural adult healthcare services.

Dene Brook is an enhanced community residential home providing outcome focused care for adults with learning disabilities, who may have behaviours that challenge and associated complex needs.

Dene Brook offers a modern purpose-built residential accommodation with spacious communal areas, a dedicated activity room and an enclosed outdoor garden within a homely family-style environment. It consists of three, one bed apartments; two, two bed apartments and two, three bed apartments.

Located in the suburbs of Dalton Parva in Rotherham, the home is within close proximity to local services and amenities, including major transport links.

On-going assessment and high staffing levels, based on a minimum ratio of one staff member to two service users, means that we are able to meet the changing needs of service users as they progress through their care pathway, while ensuring their safety is maintained and their independence supported. Regular review meetings involving the service user, their family and professionals are held to review outcomes, set new goals and re-assess support levels as people progress.

Job Role:
- As a Bank Support Worker a key aspect of your role will be to build professional working relationships with clients and other staff members throughout the establishment.
- Our Bank Support Workers aim to maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment for our Clients to live in, which will involve undertaking some domestic duties and complying with policies and procedures.
- We will expect you to learn about our Clients specific needs to ensure the highest standard of care is delivered for each individual. One of your main duties will be to assist the clients with medical, hygiene and welfare needs and to complete relevant administration and reports as required regarding medication or safeguarding.
- It is essential that our Bank Support workers are committed to maintaining our client`s personal hygiene and appearance corresponding with their individual care plans.

About you:
- To succeed as a Bank Support Worker there are a number of qualities you must have, including exceptional communication skills, resilience, a teamwork mind-set and the ability to maintain professionalism as and when challenging situations arise.
- You may have gained these skills from a variety of backgrounds. Some of our Bank Support Workers have come from diverse areas such as healthcare, customer service or have cared for someone personally. Others have developed these skills by working with members of the public or as part of a team.
- It is desirable if you are working towards or have obtained a relevant healthcare qualification. Above all, you will be someone with a genuine desire to help others and be committed to our resident`s health, safety and welfare
- We require our Bank Support Workers to have the ability to work a flexible shift pattern.

Why join us?
- In return we offer many benefits which include: training on site, paid DBS, pension scheme, staff uniform, free meals and childcare vouchers. We also offer the cycle to work scheme and free parking on site.
- Please note – this role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 as you will be in contact with vulnerable adults. Therefore all candidates invited for interview will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and any offer of employment is subject to successful clearance