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Support Worker (Days & Nights Available)

Reference

PRI27689

Location

Kalmia & Mallow, Dereham Road, Watton, Thetford, Norfolk, IP25 6HA

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.30 per hour

Hours

40 per week

Job Advert Role Description

Make A Difference To Someone’s Life

We at Priory Group are seeking to recruit Support Workers based at our site Kalmia & Mallow, situated Thetford, Norfolk.

The Support Worker position is a busy role that provides a high standard of care and support to service users with learning disabilities, autism, mental ill-health and behaviours that may challenge.

It is a challenging yet very rewarding role, and no shift will be the same.

We currently have full time, part time and flexible working hours available to offer.

Part time or flexible hours would be a great opportunity for students to gain experience and knowledge whilst studying.

***Full training will be provided. Previous experience is not essential.***

Are you someone that is able to offer the following?

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A great team player.
  • Flexible with your working hours.
  • A “can do” attitude.
  • A caring and empathetic personality.
  • Passion to learn new skills.

If you feel this is you then a Support Worker position may be the role for you.

The Job

  • To provide support with all aspects of personal care.
  • Tasks involved with daily living such as maintaining a safe and clean environment.
  • Support with cooking meals.
  • Participate and initiate activities in and outside of the home.
  • Provide support that will enable the service user to live as independently as possible.
  • Creative and caring approach to build excellent relationships with the service users and families.
  • Career progression is available and supported at Priory Group.

The Site

Kalmia & Mallow provides support for young people from 18 years+ with profound learning disabilities and behaviours that may challenge.

The site is able to accommodate up to 13 residences at one time.

Benefits

  • 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

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.

Job Description

Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/05/2019