Location
Vancouver House, Vancouver Road, Gateacre, Liverpool, Merseyside, L27 7DA
Priory Group Division
Healthcare
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£13,127 - £17,503 per annum
Hours
33 - 44 per week
Job Advert Location Description

Vancouver House, a purpose-built rehabilitation service and care home with nursing across four units, supporting men and women with varying degrees of a learning disability or an acquired brain injury.

Rehabilitation and neuro-rehabilitation are be designed for each person in our according to need and aspiration. Individualised activity programmes may include physiotherapy, neuro-psychology, speech and language therapy and occupational therapy.

Programmes are supervised and assessed by the occupational therapy department or other designated professionals.

Programmes incorporate all aspects of daily life, rehabilitation and including social and leisure pursuits, supported employment, lifelong learning and independent living skills. Leisure time is important to each resident’s quality of life and to maintain relationships with existing friends, family and carers as part of an on-going support network.

Residents participate in community activities in the nearby town centre and amenities and for those who are unable to do so there are also a wide range of on-site social activities.

Our expert team consists of:

  • Nurses
  • Support workers
  • Physiotherapy
  • Neuropsychology
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech and Language therapy

As a support worker here at Vancouver House you will assist and support the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of individuals who have a learning disability/mental health issues, both within the unit and on community trips. Under supervision from qualified nurses, you will participate in the risk assessment and care planning to provide holistic care to the residents within our service.

Job Advert Role Description

As a Support Worker you will be required to support residents with complex needs. Ensuring that our residents are well looked after and cared for. You will support residents with personal care needs, washing and dressing. Supporting our residents to access the community as part of a group or 1-1.

Our aim is to give our residents the best possible choices in life. To achieve this we need the best staff possible, if that is you, we would love to welcome you onto our team.

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

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.

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