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Lead Support Worker - MAT cover

Lead Support Worker - MAT cover

Posted 11 November 2020 by Aggregator Network
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Lead Support Worker

Maternity Cover - 12 months

Full time - 37.5 Hours

Driver preferred

Are you experienced in supporting adults with learning disabilities? Join our innovative team based in New Milton where you can lead by example, enjoying an excellent training programme, strong career progression - and deliver outstanding support through the unique 'Activate' model, proven to make a measurable difference to people's lives and your professional satisfaction.

As a Lead Support Worker, you will assist the Locality Manager and Assistant Locality Manager in maintaining a high quality of support, acting as a role practitioner, coaching and mentoring Support Workers and Relief Support Workers to ensure the people supported achieve the outcomes identified within their support plans.

You will fully understand the support needs of the people you support and their families, maintain appropriate records for these two groups, and be a role model of good practice. You will also involve the people we support in the planning of their support. This includes developing and delivering their support plan, reviewing the support they receive against Dimensions' values and maintaining good working relations with their circle of support.

Shift patterns can vary throughout the week -

7am - 3pm / 2:30pm - 10pm / alternate weekends and sleep Ins,

Please see the full job description attached for more information about the role.

In response to the unprecedented events we are currently experiencing due to the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19, at this time we will be conducting our interviews via video calls

Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme.

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If you have any questions and would like to discuss the role in more detail please call Marion on.


  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.
  • We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
  • As Disability Confident Leaders , we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy - Dimensions has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees
  • As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application in one of our offices using assistive technology.
  • We now have British Sign Language (BSL) translated videos for all of our recruitment communications.

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