Job Details


Senior Support Worker (B16LY)

05/02/2021
Home Name Lynfield
  • Working Hours:

    40
  • Job Type:

    Permanent
  • Salary:

    £9.50 per hour
  • Job Location:

    Ditchingham, Bungay, Suffolk

Description

Kingsley Specialist Services is part of the Kingsley Healthcare Group and are leading providers of specialist services for adults with learning disabilities, particularly those who may have complex needs or dual diagnoses.


Senior Support Worker – £9.50 per hour

Hours: 40 hours per week

Shifts: MIXED


You will:  

 - Recognise and facilitate the daily needs of residents.

 - Conduct formal supervisions and appraisals.

 - Contributing to care planning and coaching support workers.

 - Take an active professional role in promoting the services offered when dealing with relatives, prospective residents and enquiries.

 - Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation.

 - Be responsible for making and reporting realistic assessments of each resident to ensure continuity of care.

 - Be responsible for administrating medication to the residents in accordance with policies and procedures.         

  
Lynfield provides support for people with learning disabilities and complex needs who would benefit from living in a more peaceful setting.   

Criteria / Person Specification

About you:
  • At least two years relevant experience in supporting adults with learning difficulties and complex behaviours
  • Good leadership skills with at least 6 months experience working as a senior
  • Personable with a strong work ethic
  • Will desirably have a L2/3 qualification in Health & Social Care

Benefits

What we offer: 
- Pension scheme
 - Comprehensive induction and paid training programme with career prospects 
- Enhanced rates for bank holidays
- Recognition schemes (Employee of the Month and Kingsley Care Awards) 
- Paid breaks
 - Refer a friend scheme
 - Costs for an enhanced DBS  
 - Rewards for years of service



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Job Deadline: 05/03/2021

 

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