Location
SYI South West, Weston-Super-Mare, BS24
Priory Group Division
Adult Care
Vacancy Type
Bank
Salary
£7.70 per hour
Hours
Various bank hours available
Job Advert Location Description

'Supporting You’ is the name for this specialist service for people who want to live a more independent life, for individuals who want more choice and control, and who want to have a personalised service to meet their needs.  

Job Advert Role Description

Supporting You in the South West (SYI Weston-Super-Mare), is looking for exceptional team members, to support  adults who live in their own homes. Are you interested in a rewarding career where you will inspire and enable people? Do you want to be part of a team, setting the standard for excellent support in Weston-Super-Mare?

You'll need to be flexible, have a great sense of humour, able to listen, be patient, and most of all be passionate about person centered support. If  you want to work for an expanding company that believes in supporting their staff to achieve their full potential. A company that offers a great employee benefit scheme along with a competitive salary, oodles of learning and development opportunities and a company contribution pension. Well look no further because we are just what you've been searching for.

Support Workers are crucial in ensuring that the highest quality of support is available to people as and when they need and require it. The role will involve you directly supporting individuals to achieve outcomes, hopes and dreams. You will play a key role in; building confidence and self-esteem, encouraging daily living skills, supporting with household duties, the administration of medication, assisting with personal hygiene, and having fun.

Diploma level 2 is desirable but not essential, as all staff will be able to enrol on a QCF diploma with us for free. All employees will benefit from a full induction and training programme, continuous personal development through elearning and face to face development opportunities. Successful applicants will work as part of a rota that includes evenings, weekends and sleep-in duties (where required). We are a family friendly organisation and flexible working arrangements are available. As part of our staff benefits (which includes discounts off high street retailers / holidays / jewellers / supermarkets and many many more) we also offer childcare vouchers and an employee assistance programme. So what are you waiting for?

What we’d like from you:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Effective organisational capability
  • Great team player
  • Flexibility to respond to the changing needs of those who we support
  • Strong “can do” attitude

What we’d like to give you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • SMART Childcare Vouchers
  • SMART Pension option
Division DBS info

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description
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