We have a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established and growing care organisation in Burnham On Sea as a Support Worker.
Your main role will be to provide help and support for the service users' physical, social and emotional development and to encourage them to be as independent as possible. Supporting in daily activities and routines and ensuring that any personal care is taken care of, sometimes this will be encouragement and prompting sometimes intimate personal care. You will be working as part of an experienced team, reporting directing to the senior or supervisor and maintaining a stable, safe and happy environment and ensuring all care plans are followed and records are kept up to date. For this role you need to be enthusiastic, friendly, resilient, a good communicator and team player.
The pay rate is £18,206-£20,598 p.a, 37.5 hours per week + 1-2 sleep.
Shifts can start anytime from 7am and finish as 10.30pm. Sleep ins are from 10.30pm - 6.45am. You will usually work every other weekend.
Monthly rotas are published 2 weeks in advance.
Benefits and Training:
- Pension Scheme Enrolment
- Full in house mandatory training
- NVQ opportunities
- Career progression
- Free parking (not always on site)
- Employee discounts
- Double time on Bank holidays
- 6 months experience working in the care industry
- Strong communication and team work skills
- Previous experience with challenging behaviour
- Driver with your own transport
- Previous experience with Autism is desirable
If you are interested in this role please contact Lianna on 0117 922 1130 for a confidential discussion or email on lianna.saywell @ bssocialcare.co.uk