Support Worker- Supported Living

Recruiter
Charles Hunter Associates
Location
Newbury
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Requiring dedicated support workers to join a well-established care organisation in West Berkshire supporting adults with learning disabilities and mental health needs. The role requires a passionate individual to support service users in their own accommodation. You will be committed to promoting independence and giving exceptional person-centred care. This fantastic opportunity would suit any care workers based in Newbury looking for a new challenge and a long-term career within a leading care provider. This organisation are requiring care workers to provide excellent support to those with a variety of difficulties and complex needs. What's on offer: * Competitive salary plus additional sleep-in rate * Access to further qualifications, training and progression opportunities * Excellent management team * A supportive staff team The Role: * Delivering person-centred support to service users in accordance with CQC standards * Encouraging the independence of the service users at all times * Appropriately responding to individuals' needs in accordance with their care plans and risk assessments * Always promoting the interests of the service users * Acting as a positive role model and member of the care team * Effective communication with the Senior staff as well as the Deputy/Service Manager Requirements: * NVQ Level 2 Health and Social Care (or willing to work towards) * Experience working within any care setting e.g. supported living, residential home, domiciliary care * A compassionate approach towards people with varying disabilities and complex needs * Flexible to work shifts on weekends, bank holidays and sleep-ins. This post is suited to existing support workers keen to deliver outstanding care and committed to making a positive difference. For more information and to be considered for this role please contact Anusha Tabari on (Apply online only) or click apply