Support Worker – Full-time /Part-time
£16-19k per annum
Do you have a caring nature? Are you looking to make a difference to people’s lives? Do you want to work in an environment where no 2 days are the same? Are you flexible with your working hours? Can you see yourself providing care to adults who need your support?
Amber Mace are currently recruiting for a Support Worker to join the team at a residential home in Stratford Upon Avon. The home provides residential care for adults living with learning disabilities, autism, sensory impairment, and challenging behaviour.
As Support Worker, you will ideally have experience working in a similar role, have an understanding of the needs of people with learning disabilities or challenging behaviour, and have a naturally caring and attentive personality.
The role also includes taking part in daily activities, day trips out and getting to know the residents on a friendly basis.
The key responsibilities of our Support Workers include:
Provide a high standard of individual care and personal care to residents at all times
Working well as part of the care team
Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
Ability to remain calm under pressure
Possess high regard for personal safety and the safety of residents, visitors and staff
Knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work legislation; in particular, in the moving and handling of residents and fire safety/evacuation procedures
Willing to further professional development by participating in appraisals and team meetings
Adhere to all company and local policies/procedures
Whilst knowledge of learning disabilities and complex needs would be beneficial, it isn’t essential. What is essential is that you are:
Passionate, caring and enthusiastic
Flexible, patient and non-judgemental
A great team player with lots of energy
Able to demonstrate good communication skills
Able to complete the physical aspects of the role such as manual handling
In return, this company offer a great bonus scheme, along with fantastic benefits package.
If you are interested in applying for this role, please do not hesitate to contact Claire at Amber Mace on [Click here to apply] or email a CV to [Click here to apply]