Support Worker

Priory Adult Care
£7.65 - 7.65 per hour
09 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Ridgecott is a homely and friendly 10 bedded unit supporting people with learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities and mental health issues. Fantastic training opportunities. Great team work. We support the people who live here to access the community, support them in their personal care and their everyday lives enabling them to lead full and active lives. Ensuring dignity and respect within person centered care. As a Support Worker you will be a key member of our team, providing high standards of person-centred support and care to our service users. Through a creative and caring approach, you will build good relationships with both service users and their families, supporting service users in the planning of goals and in living as independently as possible. Both personal care and participation in activities are key tasks for the role, so energy and initiative is vital; experience however is not essential, providing you have a willingness to learn and the compassion and patience needed to support. What we’d like from you: Excellent communication skills Effective organisational capability Great team player Flexibility to respond to the changing needs of those who we support Strong “can do” attitude Driver preferred What we’d like to give you: A competitive salary Enhanced disclosure cost coverage Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training 28 days annual leave including bank holidays Online benefits and cashback rewards Cycle to work scheme SMART Childcare Vouchers SMART Pension option Disclosure All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer. This job was originally posted as