Adult Senior Support Worker

Recruiter
Peters Dean Care Ltd
Location
Littlehampton, West Sussex
Salary
£18000 - £19000/annum over time paid at 10ph
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced senior support worker to join a fantastic care provider for adults with learning disabilities. We are seeking active, dynamic and experienced Support Workers who can engage service users and channel their energy and emotions towards positive activities.

As an established and growing organisation, career and training opportunities are vast and you will feel well supported within your role with excellent supervision. Potential for quick start.

The role will involve supporting adults with complex and severe learning disabilities in all aspects of their lives. You will support the service users to maintain and develop their social, independence skills, manage their emotions and challenging behaviours, and maintain a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

Essential Requirements:
NVQ level 2 ideally 3 or equivalent.
Min 18 months previous care experience.
Willingness and ability to work with challenging behaviours and to be passionate about developing others is essential.
You will be required to work a mixture of early, late and sleep in shifts across the week and weekends on a pattern basis.

Please apply now and we'll contact you for an initial discussion