Senior Support Worker (Supported Living)

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Recruiter
Positive Steps Ltd
Location
Peterborough
Salary
£9.20/hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Positive Steps (Care Services) Ltd is a private care company based in Peterborough providing care placements for children and young adults with learning difficulties.

Candidate Requirements:-

* NVQ/QCF level 3 or equivalent ( Essential)
* A minimum of 1 year experience working with adults with learning
difficulties
* Experience of managing a staff team
* You should have a good understanding of Health an Safety, Safeguarding,
and CQC Fundamental Standards
* A clean driving licence
* Computer literate and good admin skills
* Good time management
* Ability to manage pressure and conflicting demands and prioritise tasks
effectively
* Good judgemental skills and an effective decision maker
* To be able to deputise for the manager in their absence
* Highly motivated and a good team player
* Willing to work 2 weekends in 4 and some Bank Holidays, as per rota
* MUST BE OVER 25

What we have to offer:-

* Comprehensive induction and the commitment to ongoing training
* On shift meals
* Paid supervisions and staff meetings
* Opportunities to progress within the Company

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the young people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer.

All applicants will be required to complete a company application form