Senior Support Worker

Southampton, Hampshire, England
Up to £20381 per annum
31 Jul 2018
28 Aug 2018
513938 LS KB
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a brilliant opportunity to join the friendly and supportive team of an award winning care service who care for elderly residents in Southampton

Main Roles
You will be supervising up to 8 staff, delegating tasks and liaising with management. You will be helping with rotas and paperwork and ensuring yourself and all members of the team are providing the highest quality of care. You will help settle new residents and train and induct new staff. You will be responsible for reviewing and following care plans and ensure all standard of the service are met. You will promote the residents well being both socially, emotionally and physically. You will attend, run and contribute to all staff meetings and liaise with family and friends of service users as well as healthcare professionals.

Contract- Mixture of days and nights
39 hours per week, 2pm-8pm, 8am-8pm, 8pm-8am
£10 per hour

Benefits & Training
- All mandatory training given
- Career development and progression
- Pension enrolment
- Childcare vouchers
- Local discounts
- Life assurance
- 28 days holiday per year
- Free uniform

Qualifying Candidates
- 2 years working in the care industry and excellent care knowledge
- Level 2/3 in Health and Social Care
- Medication training is desirable
- Experience in supervising staff is desirable
- Team player, good listener, good communicator, supporting and a person centred approach to work, strong leadership skills

If you are interested in this role and would like any further information please contact Lianna on 0117 922 1130 or email or just `Apply`