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Support Worker Specialist Behaviour

Newham, East London, London

Published
06-04-2017
Job ad details
Published
06-04-2017
Expires
21-04-2017
Job ID
329654595
Job type
Full-time
Permanent
Job sector
Medical and Carers

Support Workers Specialist Behaviour  

£attractive + excellent benefits

Newham, London

Our Support Workers are the people our customers can rely on, the people who take the time to listen and always go the extra mile to help. So when you join us, you could find yourself providing a whole range of physical, domestic, emotional and social care as you take personal responsibility for a case-load of customers. Youll help them to develop the all-important life skills that meet their assessed needs.

We are holding an Open Day in Newham on the 19th April for people interested in these Support Worker roles. This will give you a chance to meet our team and learn more. To find out more information, please visit our website.

Specialist Behaviour Support Workers are responsible for the customers emotional and psychological well being, as well as providing support to help them develop the life skills they require to meet the assessed needs.  This will include providing physical, domestic, emotional and social care.  You will work with customers to promote social inclusion and alongside other members of the team to promote independent living and encouraging customers to maximise their skills and choices.

As a Support Worker, youll be using and building on your understanding of the day-to-day challenges faced by people with Specialist Behaviour, particularly in the area of communication. Always patient, attentive and kind in the way you provide support and encouragement, youll also play your part in support planning, risk management and keeping records.

Our services for individuals with learning disabilities in Newham include Nimrod House and Stratford Road. These are 24-hour support services with specially designed self-contained flats tailored to customers complex needs. The services work with families and clinicians as part of the NHS Transforming Care Agenda, which integrates individuals into the community, designs person-centred support, and promotes independence, skills and relationships to produce better quality of life.

As an organisation we work with many thousands of different people who have an equally diverse range of needs, helping them to make their own choices, achieve their own goals and take control of their own lives. Right across London and the South East, were building on 40 years of achievements and partnerships to take the lead in social care providing high quality care, support and housing services we would be proud for our loved ones to receive.

Were looking for passionate, dedicated people to join us at this exciting time. We need people who are committed to achieving excellence in everything they do - always asking how could we do this better? People who believe in everyones potential and aspire to identify, nurture and develop it. People who understand that customers, colleagues, stakeholders and commissioners can work in partnership as one team to make positive changes to lives and communities. People who can be trusted to do what they promise to do and speak up if somethings not right.

In particular, for this role youll need experience in CQC services, with specialised knowledge including Autism, Learning Difficulties, Personality Disorder, Self Harming, Absconding Behaviour, etc.

If you can go the extra mile for your customers, youll go far yourself at Look Ahead. As well as highly attractive pay rates, you can expect comprehensive benefits including an excellent pension scheme, 25 days holiday, and a huge range of learning and career development opportunities.

Visit our website for full details on Support Worker opportunities across London and the South East.

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Job ad details
Published
06-04-2017
Expires
21-04-2017
Job ID
329654595
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Job sector
Medical and Carers