Support Worker

Recruiter
Cambian Adult Services
Location
Mansfield
Salary
10000.0000
Posted
17 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Support Worker

Cambian Sherwood Lodge, Rufford Colliery Lane, Rainworth, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG21 0HR.

About Cambian
We believe that everyone has a personal best. Those we care for and those who care for them. Cambian Support Workers truly believe in the work they do. That’s because they know they are supported to deliver care that goes way beyond ordinary care. And enjoy being part of a close, specialist team working together to make sure that every patient can achieve their personal best. For as long as it takes.

Cambian Sherwood Lodge
Cambian Sherwood Lodge provides specialist learning disability rehabilitation services for up to 17 male patients with learning disabilities and complex needs.

In this role you will:
  • Build professional relationships with the clients and other staff at your establishment and throughout the company and disengage from these appropriately
  • Do everything possible to maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment to live and work in, this will involve domestic duties
  • Learn about our individual's specific needs and help meet those needs in the most appropriate way following all policies and procedures
  • Assist clients with their medical and welfare needs and to report as required, which may include the administration of emergency "when required" medication
  • Support our clients to maintain their personal cleanliness, general hygiene and appearance, this may include intimate care, following individual care plan

We're looking for people who have:
  • Awareness of the general health, safety and welfare of the clients
  • Awareness of what equal opportunities and discrimination are and how it can be prevented
  • Awareness of what effective teamwork is
  • Ability to follow a work pattern and attend work punctually and reliably
  • Ability to participate in training and development to enable the job to be done to the required standard

In return we provide:
  • Pension
  • Free uniform
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Meals
  • Maternity pay