Senior Support Worker – Supported Living in Doncaster at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Doncaster
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/30/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Senior Support Worker

Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Pay Rate (£): £9.50ph

Vacancy Reference: 021274

 

***Brand New Service Opening Soon***

***Senior Support Worker required to start January 2020***

Role: Senior Support & Enablement Worker
Pay Rate: £9.50ph
Location:
Central Doncaster

Voyage Care are currently recruiting a brand new team for our new supported living specialist behaviour support service in central Doncaster. We are seeking an experienced Senior Support Worker to join our team.

Within this role you will lead a team of support workers to deliver exceptional care by modelling good and reflective practice. You will promote resilience and enthusiasm throughout the staff team to ensure everyone works effectively and cohesively in the best interests of the people we support. You will be involved in the day to day maintenance of support plans, reviews, medication, finances and supervisions in addition to other responsibilities and duties.

Within a specialist behaviour support service you are supporting extremely vulnerable and complex individuals with a variety of different needs. It is crucial that you have experience and an understanding of autismlearning disabilities and challenging behaviour.

This is a real opportunity to make an unimaginable difference to the lives of the people we support by ensuring they live the best life possible and maximise their independent living skills. We’re looking for someone with experience in a leadership/senior role who is looking for a new and exciting opportunity.

Candidates with a Full UK Driver’s License are essential.

We are supporting individuals to move into their own property and start their journey to a more independent lifestyle. We will deliver intense support during difficult times, so it’s essential that you have experience in supporting people with anxieties and communication difficulties who may present with challenges to the service. 

Is the role demanding? … Yes!

Is it hard work? … Sometimes!

Is it rewarding? … Always!

Do you enjoy enabling and supporting others to achieve their goals, being part of the community and moving people on to a more independent lifestyle?

***This could be your perfect job to make a difference in someone’s life**

 

 

We will provide a paid two week comprehensive training package commencing January 2020 and a comprehensive induction to support you in your role, and we offer a competitive pay rate.

We want the people we support to feel safe in their home and have others around to encourage them to become part of the wider community and work towards more independence. Are you the right person to join their circle of support?

Benefits:

We offer a great range of benefits which include:- 1. Paid DBS & Holidays **

  1. Salary scale /progression if you want it
  2. Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  3. Cycle to work scheme
  4. Retail rewards & savings
  5. Long service awards
  6. Refer a friend from £250 - £750 (T&C’s Apply)

If you are interested in this role, please click to Apply via Email or give us a call on 01543 484696

**Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

*Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010

         

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specfic Requirement