Support Worker

CAS Behavioural Health
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker
(Must have access to own transport due to location)

Elston House
Location: Elston, Top Street, Elston, Newark, NG23 5NP.
Role: Support Worker
Salary : £7.65 per hour
Hours: 40

Our 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.
About Elston House
Elston House is a residential house for young adults with autism and severe learning difficulties, often accompanied with complex needs.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
  • 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:
  • Access to own transport due to location and shift times
  • 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:
  • Free meals
  • Free parking
  • Pension
  • Free uniform