Support Worker

  • Location

    Cheltenham

  • Sector:

    Health, Health Perms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £17362 - £21890 per annum, Benefits: Great Benefits and Sleep in rate

  • Contact:

    Olivia Forsyth

  • Contact email:

    Oforsyth@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07425 675166

  • Job ref:

    OF-SUPWORK/ADU - Chelt

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-22

  • Startdate:

    2021-08-18

Support Worker, Supported Living – Cheltenham area – Up to £21,890
 
This organisation provides care to adults across England. They focus on providing quality care at all times in a variation of settings including residential, supported living and outreach. They also operate in a not-for-profit bases and invest their funds back into the services to ensure clients and staff are the focus of all decisions made. 
 
This is a 24 hour, supported living service in the GL2 and GL3 areas. This is for adults with autism and learning disabilities. The level of care required will vary across our services as some of our much-loved service users have profound and multiple learning disabilities and complex health needs. Others need assistance with daily activities, personal care, medication and mobility as well as daily living tasks.
 
We aim to offer a family friendly and welcoming atmosphere and offer a good circle of support. We like to tailor our services to meet the individual needs of the service users. You will need to use your skills and experience to empower and support our residents each day.
 
This is a full time, permanent position and due to providing 24hr care, you will be required to work a range of shifts from 7:00am – 2:00/3:00 to 9:00pm/10:00pm. This includes sleep ins and waking nights and some weekends
 
To apply for this role, you must have the following
 
  • Driving licence (due to location)
  • Experience with Adults
  • Passionate and caring attitude
  • Commitment to personal development
 
You will be offered a salary of £17362/£17,999 (37hrs) or £21,116/£21,890 (45hrs). You will also take advantage of benefits such as access to blue light card discounts, exclusive discounts for all employees for gym, phones and shopping, 27 days holiday increasing each year to 30 days, with the option to buy and sell annual leave. Flexible benefit options such as bike to work and season ticket loans, pension and life assurance scheme and employee assistance scheme. 


This company has a silver accreditation for investors in people and aim to train and develop their staff. Therefore, you can take advantage of extensive Learning and Development opportunities. This is an excellent company to pursue a career in care. You will be able to complete your NMC Health and Social Care once you have passed your 6 month probation, with the help of a mentor.
 
If you want more information on this role, or want to apply, please call Carly at Meridian Business Support on 07425-675-166. alternatively send a Cv to Oforsyth@meridianbs.co.uk