Experienced Support Worker - Royal Wootton Bassett

First City Nursing and Care
CLI-9
Royal Wootton Bassett
Pension, Employee assistance programme with Health Assured, Development and career prospects
17/06/2022 16:41:00

First City Nursing and Care are rated OUTSTANDING by CQC and, with a proven track record of offering excellent support to our customers

We are looking to recruit passionate & enthusiastic support workers to join First City and become part of what we believe to be, something incredibly rewarding.

This specific role is supporting a young man with Cerebral Palsy in Royal Wotton Bassett, Swindon.

You will be working in the family home in a fun, friendly and welcoming environment. You will be joining in varied activities and helping to explore new activities. You will be working within a support team to enable this young man to communicate to his best level, helping with his personal care needs and encouraging him to be as independent as possible.

The client communicates using some Makaton, however can read lips and facial expressions.

The ideal candidate is someone with a background of supporting individuals with physical and learning disabilities, someone who wants to share interests and hobbies, someone fun but responsible and someone this young man build a fantastic rapport with.

About you:

  • You are reliable and professional - you value honesty and discretion
  • You enjoy working in a relaxed, fun, family environment whilst working hard and seeing your client make progress and being a part of that.
  • You are friendly and approachable
  • You are flexible and you work well under pressure

 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining a safe and clean environment
  • Promoting independence
  • Supporting with activities and planning day trips
  • Community Access
  • General household tasks

Requirements for the position:

A full clean driving licence is required

A minimum of 6 months health and social care experience is required for this role preferably with specific knowledge and familiarity of brain injuries, however transferable skills and personal experience will be considered.

Benefits:

  • Access to Employee assistance programme with Health Assured.
  • Opportunity to increase knowledge through training opportunities
  • Opportunity for career progression
  • Excellent training and support

Hours Available:

Shift pattern -

  • 07.00 – 14.30
  • 14.30 – 22.00
  • 22.00 – 07.00 (Sleep night)

 

ALL JOBS WITH FIRST CITY NURSING AND CARE ARE SUBJECT TO SATISFACTORY REFERENCES, ENHANCED DBS CERTIFICATE AND FULL COMPLETION OF MANDATORY TRAINING

*Advertised rate based on experirience, opportunities for further learning available.

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