We're looking to hire a Senior Female Support Worker in our Residential service in Taunton. As a Senior Support Worker, you will work with people who have varying degrees of physical and learning disabilities as well as mental health. Your aim is to promote their confidence and independence and support them to lead a fulfilling life. This will be incorporating in both therapy based activities and social based activities.
You will need to ensure the support team work in accordance with 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 previous experience of supporting people with varying care needs and are familiar with leading a team and managing responsibilities of the teams record keeping along with supervising the team on a daily basis and bi-monthly supervision. 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.
- Paid DBS* & Annual Leave
- Free external counselling support & advice service available 24/7
- Paid Training & Inductions
- Fully funded nationally recognised qualifications such as level 3 in Health & Social Care
- Pension scheme & Life insurance policy
- Employee discount app - discounts at leading retail stores
- Blue Light Card - recognised discount card for hundreds of high street retailers, restaurants etc
- Long service awards - reward scheme of working with us
Refer a friend - receive £500 or refer 3 friends & receive £2000 (Terms and conditions apply)
Why Join Voyage Care - Voyage Care is the sector leading social care provider. We have over 30 years' experience in providing specialist care and support. Our passionate 11,000+ staff support 3,500 vulnerable adults and children with learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries and complex need across the UK. Working with Voyage Care will give you access to a large network of career development opportunities, a rewarding role and a job you'll love!
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.
This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.
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.
- Learning Disabilities
- Self Motivation
- Success Driven
- Team Working
- Social Work