Senior Support Worker

Service: Coppersfield

Location: Sandbach

Rate Of Pay: £10.00 Per Hour

Closing Date: 22 April 2021

Senior Support Worker

Senior Support Worker

£10.00 per hour

37.5 hours per week

28 days annual leave

Drivers Required

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.

Due to growth within 1st Enable, we are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Senior Support Worker to lead a diverse Complex care team at one of our bespoke supported living schemes in Sandbach.

What 1st Enable can offer you:

  • Access to free qualifications in social care
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Flexibility with your weekly rotas
  • Competitive pay £10.00 per hour
  • Directly reporting into the Service Manager
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Pension Scheme
  • Refer a friend Scheme

We are looking for individuals who:

  • Are kind, compassionate and genuinely enthusiastic about the care and wellbeing of our people.
  • Can use their initiative to keep people engaged, for example coming up with ideas for days out or ideas for rainy days at home.
  • Are reliable workers and can be flexible towards the needs of the service.
  • Have experience of working in the care sector, preferably in a senior position.
  • Have a valid Driving license, and access to a vehicle.

Duties as Senior Support Worker:

  • Managing rota’s for support workers
  • Completing risk assessments
  • Conduct interviews and manager the induction for new Support Workers
  • Adapt a mentoring type role through positive role modelling
  • Responding to any staff or service user complaints
  • Medication administration and audits
  • Take part in recruitment process for new support workers
  • Supporting service users with daily living
  • Working with individualised and person-centred support plans
  • Getting involved in recreational and vocational activities
  • On call duties 4 times a year
  • Personal care and advice

Apply now