Senior Support Worker in Lofthouse at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 12/24/2018

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Job Description

Job Family: Senior Support Worker

Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.33 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 017094


Ross Dene in Outwood, Wakefield are currently recruiting a senior support worker to join our fantastic team. Ross Dene provide round-the-clock support to people with varying degrees of learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders and mental health needs. We offer a transition service for people between the ages of 18-64 and we are also able to offer emergency placements during times of crisis. The service is accredited by the National Autistic Society and as an employer we are specialists in supporting people with autism.

As a Senior Support Worker you would oversee support staff and lead by example. You would also be required to complete support plans and risk assesments, complete staff supervisions, observations and appraisals and administer medication among other duties required of you. 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.

With Voyage Care, you would work on a shift basis including days and sleeping nights.

We are seeking an experienced senior support worker with sound experience of leading a team who has a commitment to care and a passion for making a difference. In return we offer a fantastic training programme, benefits and fantastic opportuntiies for career development.

Voyage Care is the leading care provider for people with autism, learning disabilities and physical and complex needs. We pride ourselves on high quality care which is refelected in 94% of our services rated as good or outstanding with CQC!

Benefits: Life assurance, Access to Childcare vouchers, Opportunities for career development, Paid training, Industry recognised qualifications, Fully funded DBS/PVG and Guaranteed hours.




This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.

Click Apply to complete our one page application…….All applications & CV’s are reviewed on a daily basis.

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


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Driver: Driver Required

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