FULL TIME SUPPORT WORKER - Folkestone in Kent - Â£8.21 ph
|Posting date:||07 November 2019|
|Salary:||£8.21 per hour|
|Closing date:||07 December 2019|
About the Role
We are looking for a Full Time Support Worker to join our friendly Carlile Lodge team based at our service in Folkestone in Kent.
Rated Good by CQC the service is located in Folkestone. Near to public transport, close to local shops. Carlile Lodge has a small courtyard garden area for residents.
Carlile Lodge is a care home which provides care and support for up to 9 people with learning disabilities.
We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to lead as ordinary life as they can achieve.
You will need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays, weekends and potentially sleep ins.
If your best traits are positivity, friendliness and innovation then this job is for you!
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment
To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality
To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events
To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required
To work as part of a team to provide high quality care
The Successful Candidate for the role will have NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards
Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues.
The ability to keep calm under pressure Confidence to work alone and as part of a team
Excellent communication skills
The passion to work with vulnerable Adults
The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding
We offer Permanent contracts 37.5 hrs per week Part Time contracts 16hrs, 22.5hrs or 30hrs or become a Bank Worker on a 0hr contract
We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards
We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care Career progression path within the company
Competitive rates of pay
Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme
We offer Apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to join the Care Sector
Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle
DBS check paid by Caretech prior to starting with us
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