Prestwood Support Workers We are looking for a Full Time Senior Support Worker to join our friendly team at one of our North Wales registered Services in Anglesey. This is easily commutable from surrounding areas. Working with CareTech you will be supporting Adults with mental health issues, challenging behaviours and learning disabilities. You will be providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to have fulfilled lives and gain further independence. You will be flexible as you may be required to work shifts including bank holidays, weekends and sleep ins with in North Wales.
Preferable experience of working in a similar environment but not essential as training is provided. You will also need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays, weekends and potential sleep ins. Benefits of being a CareTech Employee: - We offer Permanent contracts 37.5 hrs per week -Part Time contracts 16 hrs, 22.5 or 30 hrs or become a Bank Staff - We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards - We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care - Career progression path within the company - Competitive rates of pay - Employee Assistance Helpline - Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme - Retail discount vouchers - We offer Apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to join the Care Sector - Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle - DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us - SAYE Scheme
The successful candidate for the role of Senior Support Worker will have:
- The ability to keep calm under pressure - Experience to work alone and as part of a team - Excellent communication skills - The passion to work with vulnerable Adults - The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding - Previous experience is essential and full training will be given. - NVQ Level 3 and above in Health & Social Care - Bilingual Welsh/English speakers highly desirable Main Duties and Responsibilities: To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required To work as part of a team to provide high quality care. About CareTech CareTech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services. CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care. CareTech are proud to announce they are a Disability Confident Leader
The Organisation: CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care. Due to the nature of the position, successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure prior to commencement of employment, the disclosure expense will be met by the employer. Unfortunately we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next 14 days pleas assume that you have both been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.
- Learning Disabilities
- Mental Health
- Challenging Environment
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