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Support Worker

Spider & Inroads

Colchester, Essex

Published
08-02-2019
Job ad details
Published
08-02-2019
Expires
08-03-2019
Job ID
329957015
Job type
Full-time
Public Sector
Permanent
Salary level
£8.30 - £8.80  per hour
Job sector
Medical and Carers, Public Sector

Support Worker

Dual Location Ipswich & Colchester

Salary £8.30 to £8.80 per hour

Support Worker - Inroads, based in Hadleigh, Suffolk (just 8.3 miles from Ipswich and 17 miles from Colchester) provide a supportive culture and environment for their staff, offering a fantastic opportunity for career progression internally. We are looking to recruit Support Workers to work with both children and adults with learning disabilities and other complex needs, based in Hadleigh, near Ipswich and at a new site in Kesgrave, Ipswich which opens in early 2019. In return we are paying up to £8.80 per hour depending on experience and post.

Some key responsibilities of our Support Workers are:

  • To provide an ambitious and supportive service to children and/or adults, helping them achieve their goals, optimize their potential and encourage them to be an active member in their local community keeping links with family and friends.
  • Sensitively provide personal care and administer prescribed medication
  • Assist the home manager in supporting new staff and actively contribute to team development
  • Contribute to the planning, monitoring, implementing and recording of life planning achievements
  • Contribute to the health, safety and security of individuals and the home

Skills and attributes required:

  • Effective communication skills both written and verbal
  • An empathetic and sensitive approach to people
  • Willingness to complete care qualifications relevant to the role, with a continued desire to develop further
  • Reliable / Flexible
  • Be a positive role model 
  • Be aware of and act within Suffolk and Inroads Safeguarding and Vulnerable Children Adults Policy and Procedure

At Inroads our core values are achieved by following our PATH - Passionate, Active, Thorough and Honest. Our values are reflected in our service provisions where we provide a safe, supportive and welcoming home where people can develop their self-esteem, confidence, and resilience and life skills to / in adulthood.

On offer is a competitive salary of £8.30 to £8.80 per hour, depending on experience. You will be entitled to paid breaks and night enhancement pay, and 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work and learn alongside some talented individuals, also opportunities for free and supported training and personal development, and support to complete some advanced training. If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply with your CV and we would love to hear from you.

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Job ad details
Published
08-02-2019
Expires
08-03-2019
Job ID
329957015
Jobtype
Full-time
Public Sector
Permanent
Salary level
£8.30 - £8.80  per hour
Job sector
Medical and Carers, Public Sector
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