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Reference

PRI91798

Location

Eastrop House, Chequers Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 7PY

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Salary

£13.10

Hours

42

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Job Advert Role Description

Looking for a rewarding new challenge?

We at Priory group are seeking to recruit a Senior Support Worker based at our site Eastrop House in Basingstoke that provides residential care and support for people with learning disabilities, autism  and behaviours that are challenging. The service users live busy lives filled with activity. .

The Senior Support Worker position is a busy role that provides a high standard of care and support to service users with learning disabilities, autism and behaviours that may challenge.

It is a challenging yet very rewarding role, and no shift will be the same.

• To provide support to the residents with complex needs in their everyday lives

• Tasks involved with daily living such as maintaining a safe and clean environment.

• Participate and initiate activities in and outside of the home.

• Provide support that will enable the service user to live as independently as possible.

• Use skills, previous experiences and knowledge to respond to challenging situations & behaviours

• Support staff with coaching, mentoring and personal development

• Team management – lead the shift, plan activities and staff rotas, be part of the on-call team

We are looking for a candidate who has experience within a similar role/ environment or someone who has been a support worker and feels ready to take the next step in their career, be flexible and use own initiative. Driver preferred but not essential.

Division DBS info

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Senior_Support_Worker.pdf