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Support Worker

Leicestershire

Published
05-11-2018
Job ad details
Published
05-11-2018
Expires
18-12-2018
Job ID
LJA-67491087
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£7.83 - £8.10  per hour
Job sector
Medical and Carers

Location: Syston, Leicestershire

Company: Chartwell Trust Care

Job type: Permanent, Full Time Days

Chartwell Trust Care is a national organisation that runs Residential Homes for Adults with Learning Disabilities, Autism, Challenging Behaviour and Complex Needs. We are a specialist provide who provide quality person-centred care to all the individuals who live within our services. We are recruiting for dedicated and caring Support Workers to work at our Residential Home in Syston, Leicestershire. As a Support Worker no two days are the same. You will have the opportunity to transform somebody’s life.

Responsibilities

* To provide support and personal care to individuals so they can live as independently as possible.

* To provide emotional support and encourage individuals to help themselves live fulfilling lives.

* To carry out domestic duties such as cooking, cleaning, laundry and helping the individuals with personal finances.

* Supporting individuals with taking medication, storage of medication and to follow record keeping.

* To be able to work on a rota system, this may include mornings, evenings, weekends and bank holidays.

* Follow health and safety policies and procedures.

* Report any maintenance issues.

* Provide first aid if need be.

* Provide the opportunity for individuals to take part in leisure and social activities.

* To be able to deal with Challenging Behaviour and to diffuse situations.

What we can offer you

* Full training which is paid for.

* The opportunity for real career progression.

* The chance for you to complete NVQ’s with us.

* A friendly, well established and helpful team to Support you.

* A rewarding career where you can make a real difference to a persons life

Essential

* To have the right to work in the UK.

* 6 months care experience.

* Be flexible and committed.

* Have a patient and logical mind.

* Be able to deal with potentially very challenging situations.

Desirable

* NVQ level 2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care.

* Experience in working with Challenging Behaviour.

* Full UK driver’s licence.

For more information please call (Apply online only) and ask to speak to the Recruitment Team

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Job ad details
Published
05-11-2018
Expires
18-12-2018
Job ID
LJA-67491087
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£7.83 - £8.10  per hour
Job sector
Medical and Carers
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