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Waking Nights Support Worker

Reference

PRI24022

Location

The Spinney, Gough Lane, Bamber Bridge, Preston, PR5 6AQ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£8.50 p/h

Hours

Various hours available

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Adult Care has services across England, Wales, Scotland & Northern Ireland, all providing innovative, creative support enabling people with mental health problems, autism and learning disabilities to live the lives they want and have the opportunities they deserve.

The Spinney specialises in providing person-centred support to young adults with Autism and associated complex support needs, in a CQC-registered residential settings in the Preston and South Ribble area.

Staff work as a team to support 3 adults to achieve their desired outcomes, live the most fulfilled life possible and maximise their independence

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

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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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

31/12/2018