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Senior Support Worker - Learning disabilities

  • Salary: Up to £9 per hour + plus enhancements
  • Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk
  • Date posted: 20-05-2020
  • Sector: Social Care
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 3534 SSW_1589994005

Are you looking for a new challenge? Are you looking for the next step in your career?

A Senior Support Worker role is available working in a Supported Living Service with adults with learning disabilities, autism, mental health concerns and complex needs. The service is rated "good" across multiple services and you will be working in and around the Lowestoft area.

Benefits of the Senior Support Worker role:

  • Progression opportunities
  • Generous annual leave (28-days)
  • Generous salary + enhancements
  • Fully funded training

Requirements of the Senior Support Worker role include:

  • NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (essential)
  • Experience working with challenging behaviour and complex needs
  • Strong experience working at Senior Support Worker level (essential)
  • Driving license, manual (essential)
  • Strong communication skills and emotional resilience
  • Commitment to workings weekends, sleep-in's, early shifts and late shifts

Responsibilities of the Senior Support Worker include:

  • Managing a team of Support Workers
  • Coaching and introducing new staff to the service
  • Updating care plans and risk assessments
  • Working under CQC requirements and the companies guidelines
  • Writing daily reports and working closely with the Service Manager

Role: Senior Support Worker

Position: Full-time and permanent

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Please follow the instructions on this website to apply your interest, or for more information on this Senior Support Worker position please contact Laura Bretherton at Charles Hunter Associates on 0118 948 5555

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