Support Worker (Waking Nights) – Learning Disabilities

Location: Rye
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £18,907
Reference: J14416
Contact Name: Joseph Haselgrove
Expiry Date: 2021-05-12
Support Worker (Waking Nights) - Learning Disabilities

We have just an exciting opportunity come available for a keen and motivated Support Worker to join our well-established client based in the Rye, Sussex area on Waking Night shifts. As a Support Worker you will play a key role in supporting adults with complex needs assisting those with behavioural, emotional, and learning difficulties.
This will be a challenging role; however, the rewards of this position are incomparable as you will be making a difference every single day.
Our client is looking for keen individuals that will uphold their high standards of care and service and take pride in helping adults to achieve their full potential.
This is a fantastic opportunity where you can make a difference to people's lives daily!
Overview
• Salary - £18,907.20
• Hours of Work - Full Time Permanent Position.
• Shifts - 4 in / 4 off (Waking Night Shift)
• Area - Rye, Sussex
Responsibilities of Support Worker (Waking Nights) - Learning Disabilities
• Assisting with the practical tasks relating to the care of the adults such as cooking and cleaning.
• Establishing constructive relationships with the adults; ensuring they are always treated with the upmost respect and dignity.
• Ensuring that the needs of the young adults in your care are being met by way of regularly reviewing and recording any changes to their needs.
• Meeting the physical, emotional, and cultural needs of the adults.
• Continually maintaining clear, accurate and up to date records of the adults you will be working with.
• Provide a supportive environment for the service users to meet their full potential.
Skills Required of Support Worker (Waking Nights) - Learning Disabilities
• A genuine interest and passion for care work priding yourself on the service you provide in helping young adults to progress and develop.
• There can be times when the position can be very challenging, and so resilience is an essential skill - However the team are always there to help and work together.
• It is essential that you are a team player as you will be working closely with all levels of the support team to provide the best care possible.
• Excellent communication (both written and verbal) as you will be responsible for accurate and frequent record keeping on the service users.
• Basic IT skills will be beneficial.
• Either hold a NVQ Level 2 or NVQ Level 3 as well as further first aid training and other related training.
• Experience working with adults with learning disabilities is essential.
• Either reside in or be able to travel to Rye, Sussex.
Benefits of Support Worker (Waking Nights) - Learning Disabilities
• A competitive salary - £18,907.20
• Enrolled into Pension scheme.
• For those that want to grow and develop, exciting career progression opportunities are always available.
• Fully funded DBS check at time of appointment.
The position of Support Worker (Waking Nights) - Learning Disabilities, is an incredibly rewarding position where you make a difference every day you go to work. If you feel you are right for the position and can travel to Rye, Sussex or want any further details, please do not hesitate to contact Joseph Haselgrove at our Peterborough office for a confidential chat.



This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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