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Support Worker - Autism (days and nights available)

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Reference

PRI18479

Location

Collinson Court, 56 Longton Road, Trentham, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 8NA

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.00 per hour

Hours

37.5 per week

Job Advert - Division Information

**Support Worker / Care Assistant vacancies – CQC ‘Good’ rated service**

We are currently looking to grow our already established and superb team of support workers at Collinson Court in Trentham.

We are passionate about providing excellent care and support to individuals with autism and people who engage in challenging behaviour. As a support worker, you will have the opportunity to be part of 1000s of stories of inspiring care and support for our service users.

Our ideal support worker will

  • Have a great sense of humour
  • Be reliable, friendly and caring to help our client group achieve their everyday goals (including personal care)
  • Be able to support in house activities and hobbies
  • Be outspoken and inspire our clients to achieve more!
  • Help manage some physical challenging behaviours
  • Be a driver, so they can take service users out and about (don’t worry – we employ non-drivers too!)

What we’ll give you

  • A rewarding job, full of variety and opportunities for career development
  • Brilliant, ongoing training to help you achieve more
  • Support of an experienced and friendly team of colleagues
  • Online benefits, cashback rewards, SMART childcare vouchers/pension options and much more!

Please call Collinson Court on 01782 658156 if you’d like an informal discussion.

Job Advert Role Description

Are you a caring and creative person who is passionate about making a real difference to someone’s life?

We are currently looking for a Support Worker to provide care and support for individuals with autism and challenging behaviours at Priory Adult Care’s Collinson Court in Trentham.

Both personal care and participation in activities are key parts of the Support Worker role, so energy, excellent communication and organisational skills are vital.

Previous experience as a Support Worker or Care Assistant would be beneficial, however it is not essential; all we ask is that you have a willingness to learn and the compassion to care for the people we support.

If you are looking for a rewarding career, we would like to hear from you.

Support Worker benefits include:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to on-going training
  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • SMART childcare vouchers
  • SMART pension option

About Priory Adult Care:

Priory Adult Care, part of Priory Group, is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of specialist adult care services.

When you join Priory Group you'll be part of something special. Not only do we pride ourselves on providing the highest standards of person-centred care and comfort to our service users, but we also know that Priory wouldn’t exist without our valued employees’ combined energy, expertise and effort.

As such, we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

To learn more about the fantastic work we do, or to apply for this role, click ‘Apply Now’.

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

29/05/2018