Senior/Support Workers - Nationwide | Zoek UK
£9.00 - 10.50 per hour + 50% for bank holidays
Permanent (Full time)
Are you dedicated to providing Creative & Bespoke Support to the people you work with? Then you could be just the person we're looking for to support service users in either Registered or Supported Accommodation in North Dorset!
Encompass supports adults with Learning Disabilities and other complex health needs.
There is a great opportunity to join a caring and professional team supporting individuals who have a learning disability and behaviours that challenge, in their own home. The person is at the heart of what we do. Our team is a mixture of experience and age, which brings the varied qualities that make life positive and interesting. We have close links with the community learning disability team and advocacy services, which enables us adapt to changing needs and provide open and transparent support.
The successful candidates will work as part of a team of support staff and will be required to communicate with other members of the team on issues relating to the tenants care, and participate in staff meetings and handovers.
Senior Support Workers
As a senior member of the team you will need to be able to lead and manage a team through a challenging and exciting time of change, enabling and empowering individuals to live within and access the local and wider community.
You will need to be computer literate and able to manage and support the performance of a large team.
You'll be working with a fantastic team that is part of a company whose mission is to support individuals wellbeing and independence enabling people to have the same opportunities as you would expect in your own life.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Willingness to undertake all appropriate training as required
- Sense of humour with a positive and flexible attitude
- Driving licence preferable
No experience necessary as fully paid induction and ongoing training is provided.
The role will require you to support people with personal care
Support Workers get £ (days) & £ (nights); Senior Support Workers get £ per hour plus 50% for Bank Holidays; employer sponsored pension scheme; generous annual leave entitlement; fully paid induction and on-going training programme; fully funded Diploma and Care Certificate training; occupational maternity pay and paternity benefits; occupational sick pay.
All posts are subject to satisfactory DBS. An informal visit will be undertaken following interview; the visit allows you to find out more about the role and just as importantly it allows the people we support to meet you.
To learn more about the benefits of working for Encompass, please visit our Careers home provides a 3 day induction and ongoing training package to all new employers and supports development within the company.
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Posted 16 days ago