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Support Worker (days and nights available)

Reference

PRI23554

Location

Eastleigh House, First Drive, Dawlish Road, Teignmouth, Devon, TQ14 8TJ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time, Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.25 per hour

Hours

Full and part time available

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 / Care Assistant to provide care and support for individuals with learning disabilities and autism at Priory Adult Care’s Eastleigh House in Teignmouth.

Support Worker duties:

  • Be interested in supporting someone with Autism and associated needs and have a passion to help them reach their potential and lead an active and fulfilling life. 
  • Be reliable and flexible and enjoy your role.
  • Work as part of a team and support your colleagues.
  • Join in activities including swimming, walking, cooking, garden games, messy play and music and much more.
  • Support people to access the community and use public transport on a daily basis, to encourage others be play an active part in the community.
  • Be motivated, creative and positive, with a passion for seeing people grow and develop. 
  • Be prepared to communicate differently with a wide range of people
  • Use initiative and common sense to ensure every person has the best experience with us.
  • Keep records and write reports when required.
  • Ensure the highest level of safety and safeguarding at all times.
  • Have fun!

Experience would be an advantage but not essential as full training and support will be provided, it would be an added bonus if you are able to drive as this will further your opportunities supporting people using our company cars.

Support Worker benefits include:

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

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

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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.

Job Description

Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

30/11/2018