Senior Support Worker - Mental Health

Posted 10 November 2022
Salary Up to £10.17 per hour
LocationLeighton Buzzard
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Care
ReferenceAD-LE-NS-73473_1668165341
Contact NameAlex Day

Job description

Are you looking to work with adults with mental health and substance misuse?

Are you looking to develop and gain a career working in the care sector?

A unique opportunity is available working as a Support Worker in a Support Living service with adults who have mental health conditions, substance misuse and challenging behaviours in Leighton Buzzard.

For your hard work, you will have the opportunity to gain further qualifications including generous annual leave and progression opportunities!

Benefits for you as the Support Worker include:

  • 28 days holiday inc Bank Holidays
  • Progression opportunities
  • Pension scheme
  • Fully funded DBS

Requirements of the Support Worker include:

  • Experience working with adults with challenging behaviours in a care setting
  • Commitment to work long days and weekends
  • Good standard of written English for report writing
  • Strong communication skills and emotional resilience

Responsibilities of the Support Worker include:

  • Provide a person-centred approach at all times
  • Protect the service users at all times
  • Give guidance to the service users and promote independence
  • Take part in activities the service users enjoy e.g. football, swimming or long walks

Location: Luton

Salary: £10.17

Role: full time 40 hours a week

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