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 the brand-new service in Walton on the Naze, Asher House could be the right choice for you.
Whether you are looking for a new career or already work in healthcare through the NHS or private sector, you’ll receive training to join the team, where 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. What you will be doing
You will join an inclusive, supportive team that works well together to provide care to people with Learning Disabilities and/or Autism. Whether you have experience as a Support Worker or Care Worker, you will use your knowledge and skills to help support people 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; being able to do something today that they couldn’t do last week because of you.
You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which 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?
With a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed, if you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, Elysium Healthcare can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
The shift patterns include working nights and weekends, 12.5 hours a day, 3-4 days a week. Where you will be workingLocation:
Asher House, Third Avenue, Walton On The Naze, CO14 8JU
Asher House consists of six bespoke, single-person apartments within a registered care setting with 24-hour nursing support.
It provides a robust environment and high-intensity care model which is designed to support people who have a Learning Disability & Autism with highly complex needs and behaviours. This includes service users who may be stepping down from the hospital or whose community placements have broken down.What you will get
•Annual salary of £21,000 per year (37.5 hours a week)
•£750 Welcome Bonus
•The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
•Free meals and parking
•Wellbeing support and activities
•Career development and training
•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 80 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.
- Learning Disabilities
- Positive Attitude