Support Worker, Thanet - Birchington

  • Location

    Kent Street

  • Sector:

    Nursing & Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £17566 - £22364 per annum, Benefits: Great Benefits, Sleep in Rates

  • Contact:

    Olivia Forsyth

  • Contact email:

    Oforsyth@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07425 675166

  • Job ref:

    OF-2SWBirchington

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-24

  • Startdate:

    2021-11-04

Support Worker, Thanet - Birchington– Up to £22,364
 
This organisation provides care to adults across England. They focus on always providing quality care 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 Thanet, Birchington. This area sees 8 flats in one location where Support Workers are linked to work with a specific person based on shared preferences and personalities creating a bespoke core team of staff. Days can consist of supporting people to meet with friends or family, accessing health professionals, housework, shopping, day trips, cooking, holidays, gym classes as well as supporting with all elements of care.
 
People that we support here have a mixture of communication, mobility and health needs and this would be described as a quiet but active environment. This location is perfect for access to local transport being close to the train station and bus routes, with the local town just up the road.
 
This is a 24-hour service; therefore, flexibility is essential. You will be working a range of shifts from 7:30am to 3:00pm and 2:30 pm to 10:00pm, waking nights (9:45pm - 7:45am), some weekends.
 
To apply for this role, you must have the following
 
-              Experience with adults
-              Passionate and caring attitude
-              Commitment to personal development
-             Mature minded
-             Patience and understanding
 
 
You will be offered a salary of 9.13 per hour. Equivalent to GBP 17,566 for 37 hours and GBP 22,364 for 45 hours. 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, 28 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 have the opportunity to complete your L2&L3 Lead Adult Care Worker and a L3 Operational Team Leader course once probation has been completed, with the help of a mentor.
 
If you want more information on this role, or want to apply, please call Olivia at Meridian Business Support on 07425-675-166. alternatively send a Cv to Oforsyth@meridianbs.co.uk