Lead Senior Support Worker
40hrs week (varies due to shift cover)
Salary £19,676 per annum
My client provides a range of support services for adults and young people with learning disabilities, autism, mental health needs or physical disabilities. The support they provide depends on what service users need and want. Our vision is a society where everyone has equal access to the same rights and opportunities.
Our mission is to ensure that individuals with learning disabilities, mental or physical support needs have the opportunity to live their lives to the full.
To enable the people, we support to live their own life though the application of person-centred approaches, promoting individual choice, decision-making, control and independence. Ensure that support plans reflect the changing needs and wishes of the people we support by contributing to regular monitoring and review. Accurately complete documentation, including people we support records.
To actively support person centred planning with each individual, ensuring that support plans are tailored to meet individual needs and wishes, identifying opportunities that promote growth and development for the people we support.
To provide support in line with individuals support plans and service aims & objectives. This may include but is not limited to personal/intimate care; support with daily living; managing finances; maintaining relationships; supporting social/community involvement; supporting education & employment and undertaking activities and holidays.
To actively support each individual to manage their health needs, e.g. administration of medication, attendance at appointments, supporting dietary needs and through monitoring, recording and reporting changing needs as appropriate.
The successful candidates will be very motivated, knowledgeable of the job and expectations, Experience of supporting people or of working in a social care setting. NVQ Level 2 or 3? in care or equivalent (or willingness to obtain it within an agreed timeframe). Must be a driver.
If you feel you`re suitable for the role or just have a general enquiry, then please send your up to date CV to Orion at BS Social Care: or contact me directly on 0208 918 1420.