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Life Skills Coordinator

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Reference

PRI20631

Location

Bannister Farm, 220 Longmeanygate, Midge Hall, Leyland, Lancashire, PR26 7TB

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.50 per hour

Hours

40 per week

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

Bannister Farm is a five bedded service, supporting adults with autism and learning disabilities.

Job Advert Role Description

As a Lifeskills Co-ordinator, you will be expected to support the team in providing the highest standard of Person Centred support and care to the people who use our service.

Assist the people who use the service to achieve their outcomes in the way that they choose.

Complete daily administration including updating person centred support and care plans, and maintaining detailed records.

Maintain professional relationships whilst developing a good rapport with the people who use our service, their family, colleagues, visitors and other stakeholders.

Through own professional behaviour, including adhering to policies and procedures, contributes to the maintenance of safety, security and confidentiality standards.

To undertake key working responsibility for individual service users, supporting the individual to plan goals and personal outcomes and ensure that these are comprehensively documented and reviewed.

Supports the delivery of person centred support and care, ensuring that the people who use our service have any personal needs or requirements met; including personal care, participation in activities and support with daily living tasks.

Assist the service with planning structured and fulfilling activities for residents, and support the staff team to maintain consitency

To undertake key working responsibility for individual service users, supporting the individual to plan goals and personal outcomes and ensure that these are comprehensively documented and reviewed.

The right candidate will have a flexible and innovative approach to their work who will be able to positively think outside the box to assist the service to move forward.

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

Career Pathways

As a Priory Group employee, you’ll be able to chart your long-term career along defined pathways (from Support Worker to CEO), each path providing you a fulfilling work environment and support from a world class organisation to achieve your professional goals. We want to invest in you to achieve the next step in your career, so you can continue to make a difference in people’s lives.

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.

Closing Date

28/08/2018