If you care for others without a second thought and are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference and changes lives for the better, then a Support Worker at 1a Upper Brighton Road could be the right choice for you.
Whether you are looking for a new career or are already work in healthcare, you’ll receive training to join the team as a Night Support Worker. You will be valued and supported, with career development opportunities available.
It’s a career that you can take pride in while enjoying the satisfaction of helping people and seeing them improve. It’s what delivering great healthcare should feel like.
We are actively encouraging female candidates to apply for this opportunity at our specialist residential service in Surbiton. This is to accommodate the needs of our service users in the most efficient manner.
What you will be doing
You will join a team that works well together to provide care to men and women with learning disabilities; supporting people to lead a valued and fulfilled life. Whether you have been a Care Worker or Healthcare Assistant, you will utilise your experience to support people to lead a valued and fulfilled life.
It can be quite a challenging environment at times, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and vigilance are important. But it is hugely rewarding to see people improve because of you; being able to do something today that they couldn’t do last week.
The Elysium Wellbeing team is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn’t like a free massage at work?
There are also career development opportunities in abundance. With a huge range of courses that will see you grow and succeed. If you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, we can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
Where you will be working
Location: 1a Upper Brighton Road, Surbiton, Surrey, KT6 6LQ
You will be working at 1a Upper Brighton Road, a learning disability and autism service which provides support for people who may be living with moderate learning disabilities with associated health needs, autism and behaviours.
People may come to 1a Upper Brighton Road as part of their care pathway, either moving from their community placement or the family home because they require more structured care and support.
You will work alongside a multidisciplinary team to help deliver care to service users and supporting them to achieve personalised outcomes and develop constructive ways of communicating through new skills and behaviours.
What you will get
- Hourly rate of £10
- Enjoy a £500 welcome bonus !*
- The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off !
- Free meals
- Wellbeing support and activities
- Career development and training
- Pension contribution
- Life Assurance
- Enhanced Maternity Package
- Flexible working opportunities
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.
The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.
- Learning Disabilities
- Multidisciplinary Approach
- Positive Attitude
- Team Working