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Support Worker (Days) )**£1000 Welcome Bonus**

Reference

PRI38768

Location

Ogilvie Court, America Road, Earls Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2LB

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£9.25 per hour

Hours

From 12.5/25 or 37.5 per week

Job Advert Role Description

Ogilvie Court is a 25-bedroom specialist residential care setting, comprising of four Individual Houses personalised to the individual resident’s needs, wishes and choices. Ogilvie Court is set within four acres of private gardens and woodlands situated in a peaceful, rural location near to the village of Earls Colne, Colchester. We provide opportunities for individuals to access the wider community facilities including access to education opportunities, the gym, clubs, bowling and social engagement to support individuals to lead in living fulfilled lives. There are great facilities on site for the people we support  including access to a nature trail, a large activity resource centre , sensory rooms and quiet areas including seasonal activities and participation in the upkeep of our horticultural centre and vegetable plots. 


At Ogilvie Court, we provide 24/7 continuous support to Adults of all ages living with autism, learning disabilities, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) and behaviours of concern in a homely environment. Staff are trained to provide support tailored to individuals’ needs and wishes which are wide-ranging within the service.  Some of the people we support wish for our help with administering medication, providing personal care, cooking, cleaning and communication. For others their wishes may be to access medical services, financial support and access to the community or to paid employment. 


We’re looking for someone who is understanding, and passionate about providing great, individual and personalised care to our residents. We provide all new colleagues with training to support people and their needs so previous experience in a care role isn’t essential but would be beneficial. 
 

What we give support workers:

  • A rewarding job, full of variety and opportunities for career development
  • Brilliant, ongoing training to help you achieve more
  • Support of an experienced and friendly team of colleagues
  • A range of salary sacrifice benefits, cashback rewards, pension options and much more!
  • Access to our Career Pathways, which will help shape your career with us – you can work towards goals and milestones that will take your career in whichever direction you wish

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

Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/07/2020