** Support Worker **
** Meldreth Nr.Royston, Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire boarder **
** Young Adult`s with severe and profound learning difficulties **
** £17,745 - £19,671/£8.75 - £9.70 **
** Working day shifts between 8am - 9pm with an average of 40 hours per week on a 4-week rota including weekends **
** Discount schemes, company pension, paid annual leave, life assurance, Perk Box discounts, training and development **
BS Social Care is looking for a number of Support Workers to work within a young adult`s residential care home with severe and profound learning difficulties within the Meldreth Nr.Royston, Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire boarder.
About the employer; this employer is a privately ran organisation that offers supported living for young adults with severe and profound learning difficulties and complex health needs and other difficulties. They help to build key skills for their future after moving form education into adulthood. They are situated in Meldreth Nr.Royston in the Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire boarder and currently undergoing a large refurbishment which will include upgraded learning and recreational areas, a new hydrotherapy pool and landscaped gardens and with multi-use activity areas. They are based in a rural area with beautiful landscape views. Offering services to children and young people to adults.
About the job; you will be working with young adults with sensory and physical disabilities providing a high level of care and support throughout day activities, recreational activities and learning. Providing personal care including; washing/dressing/manual handling/support with eating and drinking/continence care and completing care plans. The young adults will often run their own days with what they like to do, so you could be helping make things in the sites enterprise scheme, going on shopping trips, taking part in forestry lessons or even going to the pub.
About the ideal candidate; ideally you will hold a Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma qualification and basic First Aid knowledge however you will be considered and trained on this qualification if you do not already have it. Ideally you will have work or personal experience with friends or family members with learning difficulties or experience within a support or care type role. You will need to have great communication and interpersonal skills, high resilience and patience, be a robust, positive and creative person and a team player. We are looking for drivers due to the location of the service and unable to be reached with public transport without walking.
In return, this organisation will offer a permanent contract paying £17,745 - £19,671/£8.75 - £9.70 depending on experience and qualifications. They will offer you 4-week Induction programme. You will also receive additional training as you progress through your role. You will complete The Care Certificate if you do not already have one from previous employment or have a certificate of completion. They will also offer discount schemes, company pension, paid annual leave, life assurance, training and development. This role will require you to work between the hours of 8am-9pm with an average of 40 hours per week on a 4-week rota including weekend shifts.
If you would like to apply or you would like further information, please call or email Carla Gunn on 01604 448408 or send your CV
We are also recruiting for Night Support Workers for this service.