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Learning Disabilities Support Worker – Cromer

Cromer

£8.10 Per Hour

Full Time

Jeesal

Closing Date: 27/08/18

At Jeesal Residential Care Services, we support and enable individuals with complex behaviours to lead an active and fulfilled life, achieving their personal goals.

We are currently looking for Support Workers to join our dedicated team of care professionals at our residential home, located in Cromer.

Job Description

Provide the highest standards of direct care and support to our tenants in all aspects of their daily living, as part of a multi- disciplinary team to an identified group of tenants.

To act as a role model for our tenants and be actively involved in supporting tenants in the safe acquisition of skills and engaging tenants in daily activities and leisure/recreational activities as outlined in their care plans.

Significantly contribute, following appropriate training, to the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the tenants’ care plans.

Promote individual Person-Centred Plans.

Participate in tenants’ reviews as required by the Support Service Manager.

Be actively involved with ensuring the consistent delivery of all assessment, treatment and care plans and programmes.

Candidate Requirements

Desirable but not essential to have an NVQ 2 or a Diploma in Health and Social care or be working towards this.

Must have a positive attitude and commitment to tenants, their development and the Service as a whole.

Must be objective, non-discriminatory, approachable and professional and able to act as a good role model for our tenants.

Able to manage change and be flexible and adaptable and able to work a variety of shift patterns including weekends, earlies, lates, waking nights and long days.

Must have a current driving license and be able to travel as our residential services are based at various locations throughout Norfolk.

Employment Details

At the service, we provide the opportunity for people with a learning disability to create their own home.

Providing residential care on a highly individualised basis, we have a high ratio of staff over a 24-hour period to ensure we can support and enable individuals with complex behaviours to lead an active and fulfilled life, achieving their personal goals.

40 hrs pw. Full Time, Permanent. You will be working a combination of both days and nights, as directed by the rota, and will include weekend working.

£8.10 Per hour (£8.60 with Waking Night Enhancement).

Apply now for immediate consideration, or for an informal discussion, contact Heather Hurn, Service Support Manager, via 01263 514747

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to developing our staff.

We positively encourage applications regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief and age.

All Appointments are subject to an acceptable enhanced Disclosure and Barring disclosure.