Senior support worker
|Posting date:||23 May 2020|
|Salary:||£8.85 per hour|
|Closing date:||22 June 2020|
|Company:||Consensus Support Ltd|
|Job reference:||SAR Ham|
Are you ready to progress your career in care with Consensus? We are recruiting a Team Leader with a positive and caring attitude at our local service, 86 Hampton Road. As an award-winning, family owned healthcare organisation, we can support you to take the next step in your career.
Position: Team Leader (Senior Support Worker)
Salary (£): £8.85-£9.15 per hour
To apply, please email: email@example.com or call 07779 349713
About the Role:
Supporting up to 7 individuals living here at the residential service
Working at a service rated “Good” by CQC
Tailoring support to the individuals needs to help them achieve their goals and live an independent lifestyle
Individuals are encouraged to enjoy leisure and social activities at the home such as art and music therapy
Planning rota’s and liaising with the service manager to create care plans for individuals
Taking individuals out to nearby Hounslow and its many shopping and leisure amenities such as bowling alleys, cinemas, cafes and swimming pools.
Providing help with personal care such as washing, bathing and dressing
Paid annual leave 28 days per year (based on hours/pro rata) inclusive of bank holidays
Refer a Friend Scheme – Receiving up to £300 per referral
FREE training and induction including the care certificate
Support towards completing your NVQ’s – Level 3, 4 and 5
Career progression towards a TEAM COORDINATOR earning up to £12.00 per hour
Enhanced pay for working Christmas and Boxing day & Bank Holidays
Employee Assistance Programme, confidential telephone counselling and legal advice 24 hours a day, 365 days a year & a Health & Wellbeing portal
Employee benefits platform providing discounts at over 150 retailers including nationwide cinemas
To join us, you’ll need to have plenty of experience working with those with learning disabilities or complex behaviours
An NVQ 3 in Health & Social Care is desirable, as is a good knowledge of relevant H&S regulations
You’ll certainly have strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
Confident, flexible and efficient, you’re happy to work on a shift basis, and, where required, to be on call
Above all, you’ll be committed to providing person-centred care that gives real equality of opportunity to all those you’re working for
For everyone at Consensus, our values are what unite and guide us to deliver the best for the individuals we support.
Our fundamental aim is to support opportunity, choice and success, and our values enable us to do this every day.
“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”
If you have never previously worked within social care or have a background as a Care Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Assistant or Care Giver then can’t wait to hear from you.