SUPPORT WORKER- ROCKFIELD HOUSE

Rocky Lane, Liverpool
Job Reference No: #RK307 L
Salary: £9.50 Per Hour
Hours: Various, working on a rolling rota basis, full time, part time and bank opportunities available.
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 01/05/2021

We are looking for Support Workers to join our existing friendly team immediately!

Salary:                                         £8.91 – £9.50 per hour, dependant on experience, plus 20p per hour night shift allowance

Requirements:                            QCF Level 2 Health & Social Care OR willing to work towards   

Hours of Work:                           Various, working on a rolling rota basis, Full Time, Part Time and Bank opportunities available.

Contract Type:                            Permanent, Bank, Nights

Benefits of Working with us:

  • Meals Provided
  • On-site parking available
  • Free Eye Care Vouchers
  • Enhancement for Night Shifts
  • Work Place Pension with Legal & General
  • Comprehensive Learning & Development Package
  • Progression Opportunities
  • We also offer Health & Social Care QCF qualifications
  • Enhanced payments for Bank Holidays

Company Funded Benefits: Free DBS check, Flu vaccination and Hepatitis B vaccination

About the Role: We have a vacancy for you to join an existing friendly team, supporting individuals with a learning disability/mental health condition to lead a full a meaningful life. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills, share your experiences and really make a difference to the lives of those we support.

If you are ready for an exciting and varied role where you may; assist someone to learn new skills, this may be through local colleges or getting out and about visiting family and places of interest, enjoying hobbies, leisure interests and much more, we would like to hear from you.

It may be that you want a change, fresh start or just want to bring your skills to service, where at the same time you can benefit from support and guidance from the management team. There will be an opportunity for you to access our bespoke training package.

The ideal candidate for this post will have experience in learning disabilities and mental health issues (however this is not essential). Within this role you will need an understanding of, medication procedures, safeguarding policies and procedures, motivation skills, be self-motivated, flexible and organised.

About the Service: Rockfield House is based in Anfield, Liverpool and is a spacious community based residential home for people living with a learning disability. The home offers intensive support using active support, person centred planning (PCP) and positive behavioural support (PBS) methods.

The home enables and supports individuals to develop their living skills by supporting them with their chosen path, we offer commitment to develop pathways that reflect individual ambitions and aspirations and work towards achieving independence and full quality lives.

About MHC Social Care: We are one of the largest providers of care of people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health problems in the UK and one of the largest employers in North Wales with some 400 plus staff working across a number of locations.

We have a long history of working effectively with residents, their families and our commissioners and regulators to secure real and lasting change in their lives. We are proud of our legacy, our talented and diverse workforce and the achievement of successful outcomes for our residents and patients.

We want to attract the best people and we aim to create an environment that helps our staff to deliver high quality services and ensures they want to stay with us. To do this we provide a range of benefits and training opportunities.

If you were to join MHC, you would be a valued team member and play a key role towards leading us to the next phase of our development, sharing your experiences along the way. We very much look forward to hearing from you.

Skills: Strong communicator, creative, motivated, ability to cope in challenging situations, understand and support individuals to lead a good quality of life whilst achieving positive outcomes along the way.

Equal Opportunities: 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, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

How to Apply:  Please complete the short application and upload your CV, alternatively for an informal discussion about this role you can contact MHC Workforce on 01824 572020.

*Please note, successful candidates must be aged 18 or over*

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

We are able to facilitate interviews via our virtual platform, additional cleanliness measures have been put in place in all MHC services to ensure the safety of our residents, patients and staff is maintained. Masks are also available to all visitors.

SUPPORT WORKER- ROCKFIELD HOUSE

Rockfield House

Rockfield House is a spacious community based residential home in Liverpool for up to 14 men and womenaged 18 to 65 with a diagnosis of a learning disability. It also supports coexisting conditions including Autism, mental health, complex and challenging needs.

It provides intensive support to enables individuals to enhance their living skills and work towards achieving independence.