Close
Cancel
Recruitment Enquiries: 0116 240 8692

Senior Support Worker

Reference

PRI23490

Location

Oliver House – Childrens Homes – Preston, Lancashire

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£18,018 per annum

Hours

37.5 per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. 

Job Advert Location Description

With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Role Description

A Senior Support Worker is required for a permanent role.  You must have or be working towards Diploma Level 3 H&SC or equivalent.

You will supervise a specific team and group of young people on specific shifts.  You will supervise the effective implementation of learning programmes. You will also be responsible for dealing with issues and incidents on shift and support staff on to maintain effective relations with external agencies.

  • This is a physically demanding role and staff will also need to have the confidence to deal with the challenging behaviours that autism can present.

What we offer:

  • Flexible working hours
  • 33 days annual leave (inc. bank holidays)
  • Full training- relevant qualifications are desirable, but not essential
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Dental Insurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • SMART Pension option
  • Health Cash Plan

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

 

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.

 

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Let us know how we are doing, review us on Indeed  or Glassdoor by following these links

Glassdoor

https://www.glassdoor.co.uk/Overview/Working-at-Priory-Group-EI_IE37118.11,23.htm

Indeed

https://www.indeed.co.uk/cmp/Priory-Education

 

Job Description

Senior_Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/12/2018