SUPPORT WORKER – AVALON

Betws Avenue, Kinmel Bay, Conwy
Job Reference No: #AV552
Salary: £10.74 Per Hour
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 08/10/2022

SUPPORT WORKER

(#AV552)

  • Full-time
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • £10.07 – £10.74 per hour (dependent on experience)

About the role

The role of a Support Worker is to care, support, and protect residents to enable them to lead a meaningful life. At MHC, we believe each resident is a human being with an equal right to life and good treatment as everybody else. Through the implementation of a person centred support plan, the Support Worker will strive to help people remain as independent as possible and to maximise their quality of life. They will work as part of a dedicated, qualified and capable staff team who put the people living here at the heart of what we do.

About the Service: Avalon is a community facing home, supporting for up to five people with a Learning disability and may have mental health problems. The home accommodates younger adults of mixed gender.  Avalon provides a homely environment which residents can consider to be their home and are encouraged to take an active role, and have their say in the daily running of the home. Staff promote and support residents with daily living skills.

This involves guidance and encouragement to partake in household tasks, learning basic culinary skills, laundry and other domestic duties. This is to promote a better quality of life and more independence. Support people to take an active role in the community by accessing local facilities and wider community resources in the spirit of social inclusion. Avalon is served well by local public transport. Buses operate a regular service between to neighbouring towns and the A55 expressway provides network links within North Wales.

What MHC can offer

It is an exciting time to join MHC as our new leadership team are looking for committed individuals who will genuinely care, support and protect the adults we look after. If you have the compassion, commitment and capability to work for us, we will give you a career that you can be proud of.

Through a combination of online learning, comprehensive training, coaching and a supportive environment, we’re committed to helping you flourish and deliver excellent standards of care to the people we support.

Benefits of working with us;

  • Competitive pay
  • Long service reward at year 5
  • Career development and training
  • Work place pension
  • Free meals and on-site parking
  • Free eye care vouchers
  • Blue light card discounts
  • Enhanced maternity package
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Flexible working with opportunities for overtime

How to apply

If you are an experienced care worker or support worker, or if you feel you can make a real difference to the lives of others, we want to hear from you! Please complete the short application or upload your CV. Alternatively for an informal discussion about this role you can contact MHC Workforce Team on 01824 572020.

MHC are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements for this role regardless of their race, sex, gender reassignment, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

(All successful applicants must be at least 18 years old)

(We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest).

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SUPPORT WORKER – AVALON

Avalon

Offering community based living in a homely environment in Kinmel Bay, Conwy, Avalon provides medium to long-term care for up to five men or women aged 18+ who have a diagnosis of a learning disability. Individuals may have coexisting secondary conditions including complex and/or mental health needs.

The step down service operates structured programmes and residents are encouraged to take an active role and have their say in the daily running of the home.