Senior Support Worker in Lofthouse at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Lofthouse
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/11/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Senior Support Worker

Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.71 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 020118

 

Job Title: Senior Support Worker

Location: Wakefield

Pay: £8.71

Role Overview:-

Wood Dene is an 8 bed residential service situated in Outwood, Wakefield where we support adults aged 18-65 with a variety of different learning diasbilities, mental health needs, autism spectrum disorders, challenging behaviour and complex needs.


As a Senior Support Worker at Wood Dene, Wakefield you will lead a team of support workers to ensure the highest standards of care and support are provided. You will work alongside the service manager to complete support plans, risk assesment and all documentation associated with the people we support and the staff team. You will manage medication, finances and be on hand to mentor and guide the staff team with all aspects of their role. The senior support worker role is a demanding and responsible role which requires the highest level of commitment to the people we support and a passion for making a difference to the lives of those we support here.

Requirements:-
For our Senior role previous experience is requiredhowever all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people we support. Your experience must include leading a team and completing paperwork and administration tasks involved with the role. We offer all of the training you will require, benefits and options for career development you would expect from a leader in our field.

Benefits:-

We offer a great range of benefits which include:-

  1. Paid DBS** & Holiday
  2. Salary scale /progression if you want it
  3. Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  4. Cycle to work scheme
  5. Retail rewards & savings
  6. Long service awards
  7. Refer a friend bonus between £250- £750 *T&C's Apply

** 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. We are an equal opportunities employer.

 

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.

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.

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Driver with own vehicle

Gender: No Specfic Requirement