Senior Support Worker in Langport, Somerset, UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 3/3/2021

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Job Description

Job Family: Senior Support Worker

Location: Langport, Somerset

Pay Rate (£): £9.42 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 026023

 

Role Overview:-

As a Senior Support Worker at Huish House you will work with people who have varying degrees of physical and learning disabilities as well as mental health. Your aim is to promote their confidence and independence and support them to lead a fulfilling life. This will be incorporating in both therapy based activities and social based activities.

You will need to ensure the support team work in accordance with care plans for individuals with learning disabilities and other complex needs. You’ll operate within the home and local community settings providing hands-on care to the people we support, so you can expect total involvement in everything we do.

Requirements:-
Our Senior Support Workers have previous experience of supporting people with varying care needs and are familiar with leading a team and managing responsibilities of the teams record keeping along with supervising the team on a daily basis and bi-monthly supervision. With a commitment to care and a passion for making a difference. In return, we offer all the training, benefits and options for career development you would expect from a leader in our field.

Driver Required

Benefits:

  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Salary scale /progression if you want it
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Refer a Friend bonus £250 - £750 T&C’s Apply

 

 

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 and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

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.

COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have a an-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance. Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe.

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Driver Required

Gender: Female Only