Senior Support Worker - Charity

Recruiter
Location
Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough
Salary
£17,004.00 p/a (£8.72 per hour)
Posted
28 Nov 2016
Closes
26 Dec 2016
Ref
147426_SJG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is looking for a senior support worker at their service in Coulby Newham. The service provides 24 hour care and support to eight adults with learning and physical disabilities.

Senior Support Worker
Job Ref: N/36/16
Location: Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough
37.5 Hours per week
Salary: £17,004.00 p/a (£8.72 per hour)

Our client is a registered charity operating across England and Wales. They ensure that the people who use their services are involved in and influence what they do and how they do it.

The role of the senior support worker is to provide opportunities for people who use the service to maintain and develop their skills in order to maximise their independent abilities. This will include supporting people using the service with preparing meals, shopping, paying bills, bathing and personal care, medication administration and outings within the community.

You will also assist the Service Manager to ensure the efficient operation of the service and the effective management of staff, be flexible and willing undertake on-call duty and be able to manage the home in the manager’s absence.

Essential criteria:

  • A person centred approach and an understanding of the needs of vulnerable people
  • Some experience of working in a caring environment with vulnerable people
  • NVQ Level 3 in care
  • Valid driving Licence and willing to drive

What they offer in return

  • Annual leave entitlement of 33 days, including bank and public holidays
  • Excellent training and development opportunities

Closing date: Open

APPLICATION PROCESS:

To find out more information and apply for this position, please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website.

Our client is an equal opportunities employer.

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (which they will pay for) will be required for this role.

No agencies please.