Salary: £8.76 per hour
Desirable / Requirements: QCF Level 2 Health & Social Care or willing to work towards
Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week, working on a rolling rota basis
Contract Type: Permanent
Benefits of Working with us:
- Meals Provided
- On-site parking available
- Free Eye Care Vouchers
- Work Place Pension with Legal & General
- Comprehensive Learning & Development Package
- Progression Opportunities
- We also offer Health & Social Care QCF qualifications
Company Funded Benefits: Free DBS check, Flu vaccination and Hepatitis B vaccination
About the Role: The role of a support worker is to enable the residents to lead a meaningful life through the implementation of a person centred support plan. You will support them to achieve their full potential through well planned support and care that you will deliver as part of a dedicated, qualified and capable staff team who put the people living here at the heart of what we do. We strive to help people remain as independent as possible and to maximise their quality of life.
The ideal candidate for this post may have experience in learning disabilities and mental health issues (however this is not essential). Within this role you will be supported to develop an understanding of, medication procedures, safeguarding policies and person centred care.
About the Service: Pine Cottages are a row of four small terraced cottages, each having a private garden. The design of each property enables the delivery of bespoke services for people with learning disabilities in a homely environment where the staff team will endeavour to provide them with the appropriate care and support to enable them to achieve their potential by enhancing wellbeing, independence and quality of life. The residents benefit from bespoke, intensive support on a one to one or two to one basis depending on the complexity of their behaviour and the impact this can have on themselves and those around them.
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.
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 572 020.
(We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest).