Kingsley Specialist Services Learning Disability Homes
 

Job Title

Senior Support Worker (Lynf)

Job Location
Lynfield, Ditchingham
Hourly Rate / Salary
£9.00ph -£500 Welcome
Job Type
Permanent

Overview

Senior Support Worker

Hours: 40 hours per week

Shifts: varied (7am-3pm, 7am-9pm or 2pm-9pm)

Pay: £18,720 per year (40 hours per week at £9.00 per hour)  

We currently have a vacancy for full time Senior support worker days at our specialist Learning Disability service in Ditchingham.  

At Kingsley Specialist Services, we passionately believe that all of the people we support, no matter how complex their needs, should not miss out on any opportunities in life, and as such your role will be to work as part of a team to help people to achieve their goals and dreams.   

 

Role

Recognise and facilitate the daily needs of residents. 

Conduct formal supervisions and appraisals. 

Contributing to care planning and coaching support workers.  

Take an active professional role in promoting the services offered when dealing with relatives, prospective residents and enquiries. 

Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation. 

Be responsible for making and reporting realistic assessments of each resident to ensure continuity of care. 

Be responsible for administrating medication to the residents in accordance with policies and procedures.  

 

Criteria/person specification

About You: ·        

At least two years relevant experience in supporting adults with learning difficulties and complex behaviours ·        

Good leadership skills with at least 6 months experience working as a Senior.  ·        

Personable with a strong work ethic. ·        

Will desirably have a L2/3 qualification in health and social care. ·        

Valid driving license  

Please note that an Enhanced DBS Certificate will be required, which will be paid for by the company.   

If this sounds like the job for you please contact Aaron West on 01986 897196 or email: aaron.west@kingsleyspecialistservices.co.uk for further details.    

Benefits

What we offer: - £500 Welcome Bonus (T&C's apply)

Pension scheme

Comprehensive induction and paid training programme with career prospects

Enhanced rates for bank holidays

Recognition schemes (Employee of the Month and Kingsley Care Awards)

Paid breaks

Refer a friend scheme

Costs for an enhanced DBS

Rewards for years of service    

 

Job Deadline: 07/03/2020