Support Worker, Team Leader

Wolstanton, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Up to 20,000 per annum
02 Jan 2018
30 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Allendale Residential Care

Allendale Residential have a number of opportunities available for Support Workers and a Team Leader, to join our company working in a 5 bedded bungalow. We are looking for Day's and Night staff.

Allendale is person-centred and has a clear aim to enhance the functioning, ability and quality of life for the individuals who live here. Aiming to improve and promote Quality of life, independence. Facilitate friendships and provide social contact and stimuli.

Team Leader Post

Job main responsibilities

  • Guides and trains Support Worker team in policies and procedures.
  • Promote and ensure the good reputation of the Company. To maintain and demonstrate a positive attitudes towards clients, their families, staff, visitors and others.
  • Support Clients who need assistance with independent living skills/ personal hygiene encouraging independence
  • Lead a team of Support Workers.
  • Induct new employees on policies and procedures and refresh other Support Workers.
  • To demonstrate non-discriminatory practice in all aspects of work.
  • To support the development of the process, practices and delivery of person centred care.

Support Worker Post

Job main responsibilities

  • Support and assist individuals in our care with independent living skills and activities.
  • Personal Care
  • Internal/External Activities which may include escorting individuals in the vehicle and within the community. 
  • Ensuring the environment remains safe and clean.
  • To support the development of the activities and the daily living skills of individuals.
  • Assist individuals in our care who may have limited mobility or physical difficulties, making the best use of aids provided
  • Support individual’s with meal times, including cooking
  • Understand and ensure implementation of Care Plans
  • Ensure that information is documented and reported to the Manager, maintaining confidentiality at all times.
  • Supporting individuals with getting ready in the morning, and ready for bed at night.
  • Undertake other duties as required by Senior Management.

Successful applicants will have:

  • 5.6 weeks annual holiday per annum
  • Additional leave for excellent attendance
  • Additional pay for any bank holidays worked
  • Career development pathways
  • Formal training
  • Free uniform and DBS check
  • Free drinks meals and drinks
  • Paid breaks
  • Support and Appraisals
  • Pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Overtime available