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Support Worker

Posted 1 February by Vacancy Filler Limited Easy Apply Ended

Position: Support Worker
Location: Langport
Hours of work: Full-time days

Rate of pay: £8.85 phr + Company Pension + Employee Discount Scheme + Overtime rates (after contractual hours complete)

A truly rewarding opportunity has arisen to work somewhere fulfilling, fun and challenging, supporting individuals with learning disabilities, autism and mental health.

The Lodge, Langport is a small modernised residential home for individuals, providing exceptional personalised support to live full and engaged lives. The home is set in stunning grounds on the outskirts of Langport, commanding far reaching views across the Levels.

Our client is seeking support workers who possess a real passion to inspire their residents to achieve their goals and to live as independently as they wish. Supporting them with daily life and promoting a range of engaging activities personalised to them. To apply for the position, you must be able to demonstrate your experience of working with mental health and autism. You will need to be patient and have a good sense of humour and be able to support their residents through good days and bad.

You will be working closely with their residents daily, they will utterly depend on you being there, therefore commitment, reliability and honesty are crucial.

It is essential you have your Level 2 Health & Social Care QCF and can work alternate weekends. Further training and development are ongoing.

As a Support Worker, you must have previous experience working in a similar role with a good knowledge of mental health. An NVQ L2 in Health & Social Care is essential.

Purpose of role:

The Support Worker will provide all necessary support to people living at the service enabling them to live an active and fulfilled life, whilst promoting a happy and friendly environment, incorporating company ethos, set within the company aims and objectives, company policies and procedures and whilst adhering to CQC regulations/legislation and guidelines.

Essential Criteria:

Experience in a relevant care support setting

  • Good communication skills
  • Experience of working with individuals living with autisum and mental health
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • NVQ 2 in Health & Social Care

What Do They offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive induction and on-going training and development
  • Employee discount scheme saving you £££s online and High Street shopping
  • Employee engagement tool
  • Pension Scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • Fully funded training and ongoing development
  • Overtime

Apply Now and Do Something Amazing!

If you have the skills and dedication to join our client's care team as a Support Worker, then please click on apply now and just upload your CV.

Due to the immediate nature of this role, interviews will be held for the position once suitable candidates have been shortlisted.

Required skills

  • Support worker;care home;carer;mental health ;Learning disabilities

Reference: 34372186

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