Support Worker

Recruiter
Peabody Care and Support
Location
Islington
Posted
16 Jan 2019
Closes
12 Feb 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Peabody has a fantastic opportunity for a Support Worker to join the team based in Islington. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and you will receive a competitive salary of £20,572.50 per annum. The Support Worker role: City Road is an exciting new service developed to support 10 adults with a learning disability to live independent lives in Islington. To deliver high quality and effective support services, which promote the independence, wellbeing and inclusion of customers in accordance with Peabody policies and procedures and the principles of best practice. Key responsibilities of our Support Worker: - Carry out needs and risk assessments, complete support plans, provide support, and carry out reviews, in accordance with policies and procedures and the requirements of stakeholders and funders - Hold a caseload of clients, and provide support to them on a key work basis in their own homes or at an alternative venue if required - Provide practical and emotional support to customers to achieve the outcomes set out in their support plan - Support customers to identify, move into, and sustain housing which meets their needs, including supporting customers to ‘bid’ for properties and report maintenance issues - Support customers to maximise their income, to access benefits, and to budget to cover domestic bills and living expenses - Support customers to make full use of community facilities, play an active role in their community and take up cultural, recreational, educational and employment opportunities Benefits of becoming our Support Worker: - 25 days leave plus bank holidays - Paid Mileage at 44p per mile - Up to 4% pension contribution matched 1:1 - Spot Bonus awards - Long Service awards - Paid Induction Training - Paid Enhanced DBS - Annual pay review If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Support Worker please click ‘apply’ today, we’d love to hear from you! This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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