Support Worker

  • Permanent
  • Warlingham
  • £18600.00 to 21000.00 Per Year
Recruiting on behalf of a large and well-established Care and Support provider for  experienced  Support Workers to work at a new supported living service opening in Warlignham for 4 adults with learning disabilities, autism and challenging behaviours. 


You will work as key member of a friendly staff team, enabling residents to maximise their independence and to engage in social and leisure activities, as well as promoting independent living skills and encouraging positive behaviours.


Hours - Full-time, permanent contract-  39 hours per week. Worked as part of a rota Monday to Sunday. Earlys, Lates, Long days, Sleep Ins and Waking Nights.


Salary - £18,600-£19,800 (dependent on experience), rising to £21,000 after 6-12 months


Excellent benefits offered:
  • Excellent training, including study towards NVQ / QCF qualifications
  • 31 days holiday (pro-rata)
  • Pension scheme
  • Enhanced Over time rate paid
  • Discount scheme on various high street shops

Key duties will include:
  • Encouraging and enabling individuals to maximise their independence
  • Promoting independent living skills through proactive person-centered care and support
  • Providing support with personal care
  • Accompanying individuals to appointments such as GP, hospital, dentist, shops etc.
  • Supporting people to engage in social activities
  • Updating care plans, records and reports

Applicants will need to have:
  • Experience in supporting adults with disabilities and challenging behaviours
  • A genuine desire to support people to make choices about their unique lifestyle and lead independent lives
  • A flexible and dedicated attitude and approach
  • Good communication skills

If you're looking for a new career development opportunity with excellent training, working in a company that invests in their staff, send your CV today.
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