Support Worker - Worcester

  • Location

    Worcester

  • Sector:

    Nursing & Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £17190 - £20907 per annum, Benefits: Great Benefits, Sleep in Rates

  • Contact:

    Olivia Forsyth

  • Contact email:

    Oforsyth@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07425 675166

  • Job ref:

    OF-2SWWorcester

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-14

  • Startdate:

    2021-09-19

Support Worker, Supported Living – Worcester – Up to £20,907
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 Worcester.  You will be supporting an individual with an Acquired Brain injury in his own flat. The role will include assisting the individual to become independent in all areas of his life. The individual is very active and enjoys a variety of different sports which they attend in different locations in the local area. The individual also attends college where they are learning new skills.
 
The service is a converted bungalow that is split into two flats, the second flat is currently empty, and the role would include assisting an individual to move/settle into the service once moved in.
 
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
-             Full UK drivers license with access to own vehicle.
-              Experience with adults.
-              Passionate and caring attitude.
-              Commitment to personal development.
 
You will be offered a salary of £17,190 based on 37 hours / £20,907 based on 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, 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 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