Support Worker

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Recruiter
Cintre
Location
Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
Salary
£9.20 per hour DOE Plus Benefits
Posted
23 Sep 2019
Closes
21 Oct 2019
Ref
HKUIP0411/GW-JW
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Support Worker
Bristol

About Us

Cintre is a not-for-profit organisation that provides regulated support services to adults with a variety of mental health conditions and learning disabilities.

We are looking to grow our small but motivated team of Support Workers who are passionate about developing person centred plans to support adults with autism, learning disabilities, and other mental health conditions across Bristol.

Your Rewards

- Salary of up to £9.20 per hour dependent on experience
- 27 days’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays (full-time allowance)
- Contributory pension scheme
- Death in service benefit
- Employee assistance programme
- Opportunity to do further training
- Cycle to work scheme
- £0.45 mileage allowance
- Expenses paid for travel between clients

We are looking for people who are self-motivated, caring, empathetic and driven to enhance the lives of others.

This role is ideal for those who are interested in social care, improving a person’s potential, the non-profit environment, people in their community and charitable causes.

Your Role

As a Support Worker, no two working days will ever be the same. You will have plenty of opportunities to work with individuals of various complex needs and situations within community support settings in Bristol.

You will take responsibility for engaging and involving Service Users in the development of their personal targets and support.

Specifically, you will:

- Facilitate, motivate, encourage and empower Service Users to live their life to their full potential
- Develop Service User’s personal targets as agreed in the support plan
- Develop, review and maintain risk assessments for Service Users using information provided by local authority, staff observations and other available information
- Maintain the Service User portfolio which shows evidence of progress made towards achieving the aims of the care plan
- Develop an open, honest and considerate working relationship with Service Users

About You

To be considered as a Support Worker, you will need:

- Experience gained within a similar support role
- Basic Microsoft Office IT skills
- Excellent communication skills
- A driving licence and access to your own vehicle OR be a cyclist

Experience of non-profit environment would be beneficial to your application. A relevant NQV level qualification would also be an advantage.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received on a case-by-case basis due to business need. As such, we advise that candidates submit their applications as soon as possible.

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Other organisations may call this role Community Support Worker, Adult Care Support Worker, Support Worker, Mental Health Key Worker, Mental Health Support Worker, Autism Support Worker, or Outreach Support Worker.