Support Worker

Recruiter
Shelton Care
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
8.76 GBP Annual
Posted
01 Oct 2020
Closes
20 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

*Care For Others - Make A Difference*

Support Worker Driver - The Job requires driving the people we support from time to time as well as supporting them in our Day Service

Shelton Day Service provide a variety of personalise centre based day opportunities across our sites in Shelton and Fenton.

We support young adults with varying needs in our services to create a personally designed activity plan along with opportunities to develop social, emotional, communication and independent living skills.

The service is delivered 7 days week at varying times of the day that suite the needs and choices of the people who use the service.

The service provides activity based day opportunities for adults with learning disabilities, autism, complex needs and behaviours that challenge.

Shelton Day Services is supported by a highly trained and dedicated team who strive to create a fun stimulating and innovative service that enriches the lives of the individuals who access the service.

We know the amazing and life changing work our Support Workers do every day for the people we support, which is why we offer:

  • A Competitive hourly rate of GBP8.76
  • Specialist and Blended Training and Development - we believe in promoting from within
  • Enhanced Training that includes Induction Training, Service Specific as well as opportunities to complete a Care Certificate and NVQ/QCF
  • Access to Digital Perks where you can gain discounts on gym memberships, shopping, theme parks, travel and more
  • Unlimited Refer a Friend Scheme to earn GBP300 per successful referral

Support Workers provide a vital part in providing the people we support with the care and ability to improve their quality of life.

Your role as a Support Worker will include:
- Providing 1-1 and group support sessions
- Creating engaging and creative ways to interact with the people you support
- Help with accessing the community and taking the people you support to their appointments.
- Set person-centred goals and agreeing on how to reach them
- Help with personal care when required
- Support the running of the home including the cooking and cleaning.

The most important qualities needed in a Support Worker are the ability to treat others with respect, listen to their needs and understand their emotions. Be Kind, friendly and honest

Do you have the necessary values and qualities?..... click apply for full job details