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Senior Support Worker

Reference

PRI32844

Location

Riverhouse, 114 Miltown Road, Belfast, BT8 7XP

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.90 p/h

Hours

Full time

Job Advert Role Description

Senior Support Worker

Are you a passionate support worker looking to take the next step in your career? Or are you an experienced senior support worker/team leader looking for your next challenge?

Priory Adult Care is currently looking for an enthusiastic Senior Support Workers to join our brand new facility based on the outskirts of Belfast. River House is an 8 Bedded Unit for individuals with a Learning Disability, located on the outskirts of Belfast. This service is run by a Service Manager, supported by a team of Senior Support Workers and Support Workers. 

The role of Senior Support Worker will be both varied and rewarding. Your duties will include: carrying out medication rounds, planning and attending activities, personal care, supervisions and management of support teams and key holder responsibilities. There will also be involvement around staffing; coaching and mentoring of current staff, inducting and training of new starters and shift planning.

The ideal candidate will have at least 1 years’ experience working within a similar role and have obtained QSF level 2. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to develop further; the Priory group can offer further QSF qualifications to management level (Level 5), a full mandatory training program, including medication training if required. The role comes with structured careers pathway and opportunity to progress not only within the role at River House but within Priory Adult Care group as well.

What we’d like to give you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • 28 days annual leave 
  • Extensive tailored training packages (Including internal & external training) & support with CPD
  • Gym Membership, dental insurance, travel insurance, cycle to work scheme, eye care vouchers and simply health
  • Pensions scheme (Standard Life & auto enrolment scheme NEST)

Division DBS info

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, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Adult_Care_Senior_Support_Worker_Nov_19.pdf

Closing Date

31/12/2019