Senior Support Worker

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Health Perms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £21798.92 per annum + Plus £28 per sleep

  • Contact:

    Carly Riley

  • Contact email:

    criley@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    CR/SSWISLING_1584466457

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Carly Riley

Senior Support worker, Adults - Islington Area - £21,798.92 plus sleep rate and benefits


An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced support worker in the North London area. This is a long-standing organisation having providing care for adults and children for over 50 years. The adults sector focuses on supported living, and semi-independent living and offers a family type atmosphere for its employees and service users alike.

This organisation prides itself of rewarding their employees and this is reflected in the fantastic benefits package. They also make it their aim to empower and support their service users to live as full and independent a life as possible.

We are looking for an experienced and passionate senior support worker for a 10-bed supported living service in Islington. This is for Adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health. All of our lovely service users are in their own flats, and the key part of the role is to engage the individuals with their peers and the local community. You will use your knowledge and skills to ensure they live a happy life to their fullest capabilities.

You will also oversee a small team of skilled support workers and will coordinate meaningful support and activities. You will use your creativity to empower the service users and motivate the team. You will do supervisions and appraisals of staff and will assist your manager with upholding quality care at all times.

You must be flexible to work days, evenings and sleep ins.

To apply for this role, you must have the following;

- 2 years' experience working with adults Learning Disabilities

- Experience with Mental Health is desirable

- A passion for Care

You do not need an NVQ 3 to apply for this job, we are looking for experience and a good attitude to care.

You will receive a salary of £21,798.92 and an additional fee of £28 per sleep. You can also take advantage of an excellent benefits package. This includes annual leave rising to 24 days after 1 year and 25 after 2 years (plus public holidays), 3% pension contributions and length of service awards to ensure the employees are being rewarded and recognised for their hard work. You can also take advantage of Christmas and annual greetings party, employee assistance programme, compassionate leave and discount and freebies.

This employer likes to invest in its staff, and you will benefit from excellent personal development and fantastic progression opportunities.

If you would like more information on this role, or would like to apply, please call Carly at Meridian Business Support on 0151-556-2090.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.