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Support Worker

Norwich

Dereham

Between £8.30-10.00 Per Hour

Full/Part time

Crystal Care Norfolk Ltd

Closing Date: 30/09/21

If you have a caring nature, are you looking to make a difference to people’s lives and you want to work in an environment where no two days are the same then we would love to hear from you!
We are recruiting for a brand-new team for our new bespoke Residential Service on the outskirts of Norwich designed to meet the needs of young people and adults with Autism, Learning Disabilities and Complex Needs.
We are a residential care service in North Norfolk providing a range of care and support for adult service users who have varying Learning Disabilities, conditions and complex needs. We’re seeking to recruit Full Time Support Workers for Days and Nights with the right values, a caring attitude and to work in a person-centred way to support and enable individuals to become integral members of the community and to achieve their goals and aspirations.
Experience is required in this field and full training will be provided. We will support you in all areas and continue your professional development by providing you with any additional training as and when required. Support, guidance and mentoring will be provided to maintain a positive environment and develop a high-quality service for individuals and professional development for staff within the workplace.
As a Support Worker, you will make a real difference to peoples’ lives as you improve their daily living skills. Passionate about people, you will enjoy the scope and support to enhance your own life and career too, as you gain the experience and training you need to progress with us.
A full driving licence is preferred but not essential.
The successful candidate will be required to work across a weekly rota including alternate weekends with scope for flexibility and opportunities for overtime.
Above all we want someone that shares in our values. A commitment to quality and being the best we can, treating the people we support with compassion, showing dignity and respect to the people that they will be working with, having trust and respect for all members of our team.
Roles and Responsibility
Where no two days are the same, your duties will include:
  • Promoting the independence of people we support
  • Supporting a range of daily activities including cleaning and cooking, days out or social leave
  • Arranging activities in the home and in the local community
  • Developing residents’ life skills and personal interests
  • Helping residents stay safe and healthy
  • Assisting with personal care needs
  • Supporting with medication
  • Ensuring record keeping is maintained to the required standard at all times
As part of the fight against COVID-19 here are some of the measures we have in place to keep our team members and the people we support safe:
  • Enhanced Infection/Prevention Control Measures, including the use of PPE, social distancing and regular testing
  • Following all government guidance applicable to our services as a minimum and ensuring our teams are trained effectively
  • Strongly encouraging employees to receive a vaccination to keep themselves and those around them safe.
If feel you have what it takes and would enjoy a competitive salary with 28 days annual leave per year please send your current CV to apply for this post.
Full Time – Contract
£9.20 per Hour
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