Senior Support Worker

We are supporting a specialist residential care provider based in Byfleet with their recruitment needs. We are currently looking for a Senior Support Worker to work within a residential setting to provide support adults with learning disabilities and autism.

This is a permanent role working 35-40 hours per week with an option of additional hours. Previous experience is essential and all applicants must have an NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care. The pay rate starts between £11.50 to £11.60 per hour.

As a Senior Support Worker your main responsibilities will include:

  • To manage the medication system, ordering through to administration.
  • To manage care plans, guidelines and risk assessments are accurate and up to date.
  • To supervise and lead a team of support workers, carrying out supervisions and appraisals.
  • To support people in accordance with their needs and wishes as detailed in their person centred support plans.
  • To demonstrate a commitment to the Safeguarding of Adults and to recognise and report any disclosure, suspicion or evidence of harm, risk of harm, abuse or neglect
  • To accurately complete documentation accurately
  • To support people to stay healthy and safe
  • To attend training, including induction training, team meetings and individual supervisions.
  • To support people in all aspects of their daily living, for example, going shopping, cooking, keeping the home clean.
  • To help service users live an active lifestyle.

In return, our client is offering a range of benefits, including:

  • Fully paid induction and training
  • NVQ level 2 and NVQ level 3 courses
  • Meals and drinks on shift
  • Excellent opportunities to progress within the organisation
  • This is a great opportunity for a Senior Support Worker to gain experience with one of the country’s best providers.

Not for you? If you are registered with Shire and recommend a friend, family member or colleague, you will be eligible for a cash bonus payment!

Apply today for more information.

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