Senior Support Worker - The Mallards, Kings Lynn

Job Type:
Permanent
Job Sector:
Health, Medicine
Region:
Europe
Location:
King's Lynn
Salary:
£9.21 to £9.21 per hour
Salary Description:
�9.21 - 9.21 per hour
Posted:
21/10/2019
Recruiter:
Recruiterlink Limited
Job Ref:
L1-SSW-MALLARDS

Senior Support Worker - The Mallards, Kings Lynn �9.21ph
We are looking for Senior Support Worker to join our friendly team at The Mallards in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, commutable from surrounding areas.
Working at The Mallards you will be supporting individuals with physical and learning disabilities.
We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to have fulfilled lives and gain further independence.
Experience of working in a similar environment are essential.
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 Full Time Permanent contracts
- 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
- Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle
- DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us
- SAYE Scheme

Main Duties and Responsibilities
To supervise and lead a team of support workers to enable our service users to lead as fulfilling and satisfying a life as they possibly can
To act as a role model for staff, so that they are encouraged to understand the people you are support
To be actively engaged with service users and staff, continuously seeking opportunities for improvements to service users lifestyles and staffs skills and commitment to achieve this
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 maintain accurate notes and records as and when required
To work as part of a team to provide high quality care
The Successful Candidate for the role will have:
NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is essential
Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues.
The ability to keep calm under pressure
Confidence 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

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

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