Senior Residential Care Worker

Posted 8 November by JobPaths4U Limited
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This is an exciting opportunity for a positive, enthusiastic and motivated Senior Care Worker who is flexible and has a desire to make a difference to help and support young people.

You will work with young adults aged 16+ with learning disabilities to deliver high standards of care, ensuring their physical, psychological, emotional and recreational development.

Senior Care Worker Duties and Responsibilities:


* Leading shifts

* Offer professional practice support meetings to staff to complement staff supervision

* Encourage, support and guide members of the staff team

* Attend Case Reviews, Planning Meetings and any other meetings as required

* Undertake specific administration tasks within the unit as directed by the Home Manager

* Actively participate in supervision, appraisal, training, meetings & consultancies

* Maintain records as required

* Contribute to the development of the young adults through the provision of a healthy life style

* To be alert to signs of distress or abuse and to ensure that the young people are monitored and protected and have their needs met ensuring that all safeguarding needs are met

* Contribute to care planning and the implementation of these plans

* Be the Key Worker for individuals

Senior Care Worker Minimum requirements:

* Residential care experience

* At least 2 years’ experience working with individuals with learning disabilities

* At least 1 years’ experience working in a senior role

* Experience managing challenging behaviors and physical intervention

* Driving license desirable

* Level 3 in Health and Social Care desirable

Shift hours for day staff:

  • 0730-2130 (21:45 if on the handover)
  • 1430-2130 (21:45 if on the handover)


Salary: £10.50 per hour

Closing date: Tuesday 26th November 2019

Interview: ASAP

Contact: Priya at Job Paths 4 U


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Required skills

  • Care Plans
  • Risk
  • Supervision
  • Young People
  • Staff Members

Reference: 36573401

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