Location
Cotswold Lodge, Coast Road, Littlestone, New Romney, Kent, TN28 8QY
Priory Group Division
Adult Care
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£8.00 per hour
Hours
37.5 hours
Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Adult Care is the UK’s leading independent provider of specialist adult care services. Our aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

With community-based residential care settings, as well as a network of supported living services, we support adults over the age of 18 with autism, dementia, learning disabilities, mental health conditions, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) and behaviours that challenge. We also offer a range of residential and nursing care settings for older people with varying levels of need.

Job Advert Location Description

Cotswold Lodge is an 8 bedroomed service on the Coast in Littlestone in Kent . It caters for Adults with learning difficulties some with autism and mental health diagnosis some with communication difficulties. All have a requirement for positive behaviour support. Cotswold strives to provide community access on a daily basis for individuals. We also strive to create an environment that is based around the individual offering choices and chances to express themselves inside a safe framework calculated via stringent risk assessment. Doors are not locked we want to make our service as free as possible so not to deprive any individuals liberty un-necessarily. 

Job Advert Role Description

As a Support Worker you will be a key member of our team, providing high standards of person-centred support and care to our service users. Through a creative and caring approach, you will build good relationships with both service users and their families, supporting service users in the planning of goals and in living as independently as possible. Both personal care and participation in activities are key tasks for the role, so energy and initiative is vital; experience however is not essential, providing you have a willingness to learn and the compassion and patience needed to support.

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
  • Just Drive 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
Support_Worker.pdf
Closing Date
30/06/2018