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Senior Support Worker (Nursing Care)

Heather House, Tadley

Starting Salary from: £20,397 - £20,689.50 per annum (dependent on qualification)

37.5 hours per week

Are you a support worker looking for your next step up?
Are you an experienced senior support worker looking for career development?

If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you. We are looking for a forward thinking and energetic person who is looking to develop and strengthen their leadership and management skills, to join our team.

The Role:

Working at Heather House; a residential home (Nursing) for 16 younger adults with sight loss, complex needs and life limiting conditions, you will work on a rotational shift basis, including weekends and evenings, within an established team and be a role model to other staff while providing ongoing support to individuals, including full assistance with basic personal needs, complex nutritional support and palliative care. You will join an established staff team, who share a passion for providing an excellent, person centred approach for the people we support.

“I’m Jordan, I’ve lived at HH for 3 years now and really enjoy music, going out and male company.  I don’t let my wheelchair get in the way of having a good time and I’d like to meet Senior Support workers who have a fun, can do attitude to support me and my friends.” 

As a key member of the senior team you will demonstrate flair and enthusiasm to enable the people we work with to live an extraordinary life.

You will mentor and induct new staff as well as coach, supervise and support the ongoing development of allocated support workers 

 

Requirements for a Senior Support Worker:

Caring and passionate about making a real difference to someone’s life

You will be creative in ensuring that the individual’s we support are safe, happy, actively engaged, and are empowered to live the life that they choose.

You will need to be organised and flexible, to meet the changing needs of the services.

You will be professional and proactive in all that you do, encouraging and supportive of the individual’s and colleagues alike.

You are motivated, dynamic and resilient and a strong team player with good interpersonal skills.

You will need at least 1 years’ experience at senior support worker level and experience of working with people who have complex disabilities.

Holding at least QCF level 2 (Level 3 or equivalent is the desired qualification for the post). You will demonstrate an ability to use your own initiative, particularly with regard to daily guidance of support staff.

You will have strong communication and I.T. skills and the ability to drive our services vehicles will be advantageous.

 

Reference ID: SSW Tadley

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £20,397.00 to £20,689.50 /year

Benefits:

  • Flexible Schedule
  • Life Insurance
  • On-site Parking
  • Wellness Programmes

Schedule:

  • 8 Hour Shifts – Earlies and Lates (7am-3pm and 1.30-9.30pm)
  • Weekend working as part of a rolling rota
  • Holidays – 28 days per annum

Work remotely:

  • No
Our Benefits

Great opportunity for enthusiastic & motivated support worker with well established charity

Can you see yourself developing and implementing your skill to benefit people in need?

Do you believe you can help make lives better by seeking new ways of thinking & working?

Does making a difference in people's lives motivate you?

Do you find by thinking of creative solutions you can break down barriers?

Does career progression motivate you?

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