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Senior Support Worker - Challenging Behaviour

  • Salary: Up to £9 per hour
  • Location: Stroud, Gloucestershire
  • Date posted: 07-12-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority, Support Work, Social Care
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: MBLD18945392_1544186240

Senior Support Worker required for a fantastic position with a leading charity of care and support to adults with challenging behaviour based in Stroud, Gloucestershire.

You will be given a competitive starting salary which rises after successful probation, paid and comprehensive training programme and fast track management programme.

Your main duties will include:

  • Promoting independence of service users
  • Ensuring a high quality of care is provided to everyone
  • Assisting the manager in the day to day running of the service
  • Building trusting and professional relationships with staff and service users
  • Being a positive role model to all staff

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • 2 years' experience as a Support Worker, supporting adults with either learning disabilities or mental health conditions
  • Prior experience as a Senior Support Worker is desirable
  • Minimum Level 2 in Health and Social Care
  • Full UK driving license and access to own vehicle
  • You must be able to commit to an on-call rota

Pay - £9.00 per hour on permanent full time (35 hours) contract.

Charles Hunter Associates are a specialist social care recruitment agency for the social care sector, working with the UK's leading providers to find them the highest calibre staff at all levels.

To apply for this role, please follow the instructions on this website or contact Mark Beaver at Charles Hunter Associates on either 0118 948 5555 or for further details.