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Support Worker

West Runton

Full Time

Jeesal

Closing Date: 06/12/21

Job description

Job description

Jeesal Group have been established for over 30 years and we are dedicated in providing person-centred care for people with a learning disability. We are currently looking for a Support Worker to join our team at Treehaven Bungalows. This is an opportunity to be part of a team that values, respect, dignity and empathy and make a real contribution to the quality of our service users lives.

Support Worker Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to individuals in a respectful, sensitive, compassionate and person-centred manner in all aspects of their daily living.
  • To support service users to develop their skills in various activities of daily living.
  • Promote independence and development of appropriate skills and relationships to enable service users to make full use of community facilities.
  • Support service users to lead full lives and develop a range of relationships.
  • Support service users flexibly in response to their changing needs and aspirations and feedback from the individual and family members.
  • Be a positive link with families and others important to the service user.
  • Support the development and implementation of individual person-centred plans.

Support Worker Requirements

  • Desirable but not essential to have an NVQ 2 or a Diploma in Health and Social care or be working towards this.
  • Positive attitude and commitment to the individual, their development and the Service as a whole.
  • 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 and long days.
  • Communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to communicate at all levels in the organisation.

Benefits of becoming a Support Worker:

  • £9.24 per hour with a 50p enhancement for night working and overtime
  • Comprehensive induction training programme for new starters and a genuine commitment to personal and professional development
  • Annual Leave entitlement of 28 days (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Perkbox Employee Discount Scheme
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme – worth £300, subject to conditions (Tax Deductible)
  • Bike to Work Scheme
  • Hyundai Affinity New Car Scheme
  • Free 24 hr Confidential Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
  • We will pay for your DBS Check

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £17,000.00-£19,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
PPE Supplied and weekly PCR testing

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