Job Title Senior Support Worker
Location Paignton, Devon, TQ3
Hours Full time
Information This role is shift work, full UK licence is desired not essential
In a world of uncertainty care is the one industry that will always be needed so help us to help you.
Achieve together are taking the current climate very seriously and your safety as well as the people we support, is of the upmost importance with this in mind achieve together are offering video calls and telephone interviews to ensure social distancing.
Work with us!
Achieve together want you to have fun at work and make things happen for the people we support. We value everyone and we want brave people to help the people we support work towards achieving independence and reaching their goals. Achieve together is one of the UK’s leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex needs.
If this sounds great to you…then you’re just what we’re looking for and we’d like to hear from you!
What do our Senior Support Workers do?
Supporting someone isn’t just personal care; it’s so much more. As a Deputy Manager you will support the day to day running of the service, complete handovers, spot checks and have a proactive approach to solving problems.
Although you will lead, coach, mentor and support a dedicated staff team, you will also provide hands on support and will support individuals with day to day activities such as social activities, sports and hobbies along with general household duties and supporting with administration of medication.
Our Deputy Manager's are focused on active listening, meaningful engagement and ensuring people lead full, healthy and active lives.
If you would like to know more details about the role please click the job description below.
What experience do you need?
Experience of working in an Autism, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health sector environment as a Shift Leader, Senior Carer, Senior Healthcare Assistant, Senior Care Assistant, Senior Care Worker, Senior Dom Care Worker, Senior Health Carer, Senior Residential Care Worker would be advantageous. An NVQ/Diploma L2 or 3 in Health and Social Care is desirable but not essential.
You’ll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions. A basic level of English and Maths is also required and a genuine passion for care.
What are the Benefits?
- 28 day holiday inclusive of bank holidays
- Access Retail Discounts
- Reward and recognition monthly and annual
- Development and access to professional training
- Access to counselling services
- Continuous on the job training is provided
- Contributory Pension Plan
- Checks and clearances paid for by Achieve together
Want to know more?
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us: 08081961416
*We reserve the right to close this advert before the closing deadline if we interview and offer the right candidate. Apply now to avoid disappointment.*
- Employee Events
- Paid Holidays
- Maternity/Paternity Paid Leave
- Merchandise Discounts
- Flexible Schedules
- Employee Referral Program