Support Worker & Waking Night Support Workers Wanted! advertised by GlosJobs.co.uk

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CareTech UK

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North & West Midlands Region
Gloucestershire

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Support Worker & Waking Night Support Workers Wanted!

Matson Site, Gloucestershire

Would you like the opportunity to make a real difference to our Service Users lives? Would you say your best traits were your positivity, friendliness and innovativeness? How would you like to work in a person-centred environment where you can utilise these attributes within a company offering career progression and  excellent training?

We offer outstanding residential accommodation for adults with learning difficulties that combines modern facilities with a beautiful outdoor environment at our  Matson site.  Matson House has been tastefully renovated to preserve the historic importance of its Grade II list status.   In the grounds of Matson House is Edward House, an outstanding single-storey, purpose-built facility opened in September 2002.  Jasper Lodge is a 2007 conversion of a historic coach-house.  It provides six one-bedded properties and three self-contained flats and is designed for clients who may not be suited to our multi-occupancy homes.

Our service users require support with various aspects of their day to day lives.  This could mean cooking, shopping, attending local community and enjoying activities of their choice.  Helping our young adults to live as independently as possible.

We are seeking caring, compassionate and committed individuals with the right values to be Support Workers and Waking Night Support Workers across  Matson House, Edward House and Jasper Lodge.   Where you will be supporting  our amazing service users to lead fulfilling and independent lives.

The ideal candidate will have:

• NVQ in Health & Social Care or be willing to work towards
• Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues
• The ability to keep calm under pressure
• Confidence to work alone and as part of a team
• Excellent communications skills
• The passion to work with vulnerable adults along with the desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding.

You will also need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays and weekends.

A UK driving license would be desirable but not essential.

Due to the nature of the position, successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure prior to commencement of employment, the disclosure expense will be met by the employer.

Interested?  Please apply now , sending your CV to our friendly recruitment team by clicking on Apply Now or call on the number to the right of this advert.

Strictly No Agencies

Salary: £8.21/hour 28 days A/L inc B/H

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