Senior Support Worker in Derby at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 7/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Derby
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/12/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Senior Support Worker

Location: Derby, Derbyshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.71 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 019719

 

Pay: £8.71 per hour

Role Overview:-
As a Senior Support Worker at St Marks Road, you will work with people who have a learning disability, physical disability, autistic spectrum conditions, and associated complex health care needs to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible.

Our residents benefit from our knowledgeable staff team who work with them to create person-centred care plans and positive behavioural support plans which enable them to receive consistent support. All of our residents are encouraged to devise and engage in a weekly programme of activities to include opportunities for education, leisure and social activities alongside further development of independent living skills such as budget management, cooking and travelling independently.

Overseeing Support Workers, our Senior Support Workers implement 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.

Our Senior Support Workers have a sound experience of supporting people with varying care needs and are familiar with leading a team; 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.

Requirements:-
For Senior Support Workers in this location previous experience is required, however of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support. Candidates also need to hold an NVQ Level 3 in health and social care.

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 bonus £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.

If you are interested in this role, please click to Apply 

 

 

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.

*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