Support Worker

Service: Cotton Hall Farm

Location: Christleton

Rate Of Pay: £8.91 Per Hour

Closing Date: 01 May 2021

Support Worker

We are currently looking for passionate support workers to join a Supported living service in Cheshire that specialised in supporting 4 individuals living with Learning disabilities and autism. You will need to support in accessing the community and local amenities, aswell as helping with general care duties also.

Who were looking for:

 

  • Our support workers must be kind, compassionate and genuinely enthusiastic about the care and wellbeing of the people in our care
  • Our support workers need to use initiative to keep the people in our care engaged, for example coming up with ideas for days out or ideas for rainy days within the service.
  • Our support workers MUST be reliable and flexible, care work isn’t your typical 9-5 grind!

 

Shifts:

This is a 24/7 hour Service!

Each week you will be put on a rota for either full time or part time hours dependent on your preference. There will be some weekend work involved however this typically alternates each week.

The Rotas are produced far in advance so you will always know when you are working. Management are very flexible with the rota and if you need to swap a shift, they will always look to accommodate this when they can.

Overtime is on offer, dependent on staff annual leave and sickness. You will also be able to pick up extra shifts in our other services if they have the availability.

Duties:

 

  • Shopping and food preparation
  • Supporting daily living
  • Assisting the people in our care access the local community
  • Attending GP appointments
  • Working with individualised and person-centred support plans
  • Getting involved in recreational and vocational activities
  • General Housework
  • Small elements of personal care and advice

 

 

Benefits of working for 1st Enable

 

  • Access to free qualifications in social care (Level 2 and 3)
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Competitive pay
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Pension Scheme
  • Refer a friend Scheme (Paying £150 per referral)
  • Genuine home away from home feeling

 

About 1st Enable

Founded in 2012 by a group of likeminded healthcare professionals whose shared desire was to offer a local service to local people in their community and to make a positive difference. We believe that people with learning disabilities are equal participants in society and should have the same rights and opportunities as everyone else. 1st Enable Ltd is a provider of supported living for learning disabilities, operating in the North West. Our staff team have over 75 years clinical experience of providing this care both in the community and within the NHS.

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