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Senior Support Worker

Reference

PRI39039

Location

Lynbrook, 106 Todd Lane, North, Lostock Hall, Preston PR5 5UQ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£9.57 per hour

Hours

37 per week

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking to grow our already established and dedicated team of support workers at our site on the outskirts of Preston. Lynbrook is a full time residential care home for adults with severe learning disabilities, Autism, communication difficulties, challenging behaviour and other complex needs. Located with accessible links to motorways and public transport.

As a Senior 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

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.

Please call Lynbrook on 01772 697 441 if you’d like an informal discussion. We’re also recruiting for Bank Support Workers, so please still get in touch if this may be more suitable for you.

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