Senior Support Worker - Day Service

WLP00677
Chippenham
26 days annual leave, Local government pension, local discounts, cycle to work scheme
16/11/2023

Our Day Service mainly operates in smaller community bases in shared community buildings in Wiltshire. This role will be based at Riverbank and Meadow Lodge, Chippenham. We support people with a learning disability who may in addition have complex physical or health needs, challenging behaviour, or autism.

The Service provides support to the customers enabling them to take part in meaningful community focused activities or activities based at one of the adult care service bases. We work with families, paid and unpaid carers to ensure that they are also involved and heard, we will support the customer in the most appropriate way to enable them to maximise their independence.

As a Senior Support Worker, you will be responsible for overseeing daily operations in their assigned units, collaborating with families, carers, and other agencies when needed, and ensuring staff are well-trained for effective customer care. You will also play a role in supervising and managing day and respite settings to boost staff morale and uphold professional standards. Additionally, you will assist with care plans, risk assessments, medication administration, and staff training information.

If you want to be part of a team making a difference in a local community, get in touch.

Why us?

Wiltshire Council is a friendly, welcoming place to work, with a 'One Council' ethos. That’s why we focus on getting the things that matter to our people right.?Explore more benefits here!

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