Support Worker in Headingley, Leeds, UK at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 6/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.05 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 015414

 

Pay: £8.05 per hour

*Experienced Male ABI Support Worker required*

Headingley, Leeds.

Role Overview:

Supporting a gentleman with an Acquired Brain Injury and a highly complex care routine during the following hrs: Monday to Friday – 08:30am till 18:30pm & Saturday and Sunday – 10:00am till 13:00pm.

Regular activities include attending the gym, sports, visiting local Cafe's for coffee and watching TV. We are looking for someone with confidence and a personality that will progress this gentleman's rehabilitation and guide him towards an independent future.

We are seeking a confident support worker with experience of personal care and medication administration.

Requirements:

  • Experienced Male Support Worker
  • NQV Level 2 / 3 in Health & Social Care or similar qualification is desired
  • Knowledge / Experience of Acquired Brain Injury is desired.
  • A fantastic personality with a gift for encouraging others with positive praise.

Benefits:

We offer a great range of benefits which include:-

1.Paid DBS and Holidays

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.Childcare vouchers

8.Refer a friend from now £250 - £750

 

 

You will need to demonstrate your ability to:-

  • treat all the people we support with dignity, care and respect
  • communicate clearly to all team members to ensure continuity of support
  • keep records, including care plans, health records and logs
  • assist with personal care and housekeeping
  • plan and support activities in the home and community
  • work to achieve desired outcomes for individuals
  • adhere to schedules of work (rotas) as directed by Team Leader/Manager

 

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.

* 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: Male Only