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Location
Riverview, Landscore Road, Second Drive, Teignmouth, Devon, TQ14 9JS
Priory Group Division
Adult Care
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£8.00 per hour
Hours
40 per week average
Job Advert - Division Information

**Support Worker vacancies at Riverview, a CQC "Outstanding" rated service**

Job Advert Location Description

We are advertising for full time Support Workers to join our growing team at Riverview in Teignmouth.

Riverview is a residential service that provides personalised, high quality, safe support for nine adults with complex needs including Autism, behaviours that challenge, acquired brain injury and learning disabilities.

Riverview was rated “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in February 2017 – placing it in the top 1% of adult social care services in the country.

 

Job Advert Role Description

On a daily basis we support our individuals to achieve their goals and aspirations to improve quality of life and be an active part of the community. On a daily basis individuals access the wider community and are encouraged to lead an active and integrated life.

We support individuals with activities such as:

  • Swimming
  • Pub visits and lunches out
  • Personal shopping
  • Visits to and with family
  • Bowling trips
  • Long walks
  • Visits to the beach
  • Clothes shopping
  • Theatre trips
  • Daily living skills (including personal care)

And much more.

Quotes from family members and staff

Before moving to Riverview They used to be in a sparse room, now they have personal belongings, they never went out, now they go into town to the local coffee shop and people know them", and " The change has been dramatic. (Family member)

“Challenging at times but fulfilling job where you make a great difference to people's daily life and reap rewards each day” (Staff member)

“The smile I get makes me realise this is so much more than just a job” (Staff member)

“The positive atmosphere makes me happy and love my job” (Staff member)

“It’s the feeling at the end of the day when you know you have done something great and supported someone to overcome a fear or obstacle” (Staff member)

“Extremely rewarding and active” (Staff member)

Please take a look at the link below if you feel this could be the job for you. You will never look back

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
Support_Worker.pdf
Closing Date
28/03/2018

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

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