Support Worker

  • Location

    Barnet, London

  • Sector:

    Health

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £13 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Carly Riley

  • Contact email:

    criley@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    CR/SWBARNSPON_1574164296

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-19

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Support Worker, Adults - Barnet, North London Area - £23,880 plus fantastic 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 support workers with experience of challenging behaviour to assist with support of a male in the Barnet area. He is in his own home and required 2:2:1 support at all times. This is a challenging role and is perfect for anyone with experience in medium to high secure units, prisons, forensic settings and high challenging behaviours. This is an exciting challenge for you to make a positive difference in someone's life and enable and support this guy to live a fully independent life.

This is a day's only role, no nights or sleep ins. You will be required to do late's and earlies on a rolling rota. This is a full-time position and there is the option to work a couple of days with another of our lovely service users in the Camden and Islington areas. Full training will be provided including positive behaviour support.

To apply for this job, you must have the following,

- Experience in a highly challenging environment (as stated above)

- A passion for care to making a positive change to people's lives

- Resilience and tenacity with challenging behaviour

- Driver

You will be offered a generous salary of £23,880 (£13 p/h) along with a fantastic benefits package. This includes annual leave rising to 32 days after 1 year and 33 after 2 years, 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

We are starting interviews next week at head office, so apply now to avoid missing out.

INDLIV

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