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Support Worker




Turketel Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2PA

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£8.87 p/h


37.5 per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Adult Care is the UK’s leading independent provider of specialist adult care services. Our aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

With community-based residential care settings, as well as a network of supported living services, we support adults over the age of 18 with autism, dementia, learning disabilities, mental health conditions, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) and behaviours that challenge. We also offer a range of residential and nursing care settings for older people with varying levels of need.

Job Advert Location Description

Turketel Road is a residential located in Folkestone kent and supports the needs of young people with a diagnosis of Autism, learning disabilities, communication difficulties and physical disabilities. The home can accommodate a maximum of 6 individuals and is currently at maximum occupancy supporting 6 young men with autism, learning disabilities and complex health needs. The service is in an area where there is close access to amenities which supports community access and leisure pursuits. 

Job Advert Role Description

Why work for us?

It’s simple, our staff love working here! We operate as a family unit and pride ourselves on offering the best support to our staff, a management team that really listens, training and development opportunities that are second to none and the trusted backing of one of the largest care providers in the UK.

Turketel road is part of the Priory Adult care sector of the Priory group and currently supports  individuals with autism and learning disabilities. You often don’t see advert from us but we have a few limited opportunities to take on a talent pool of individual who are imaginative, initiative driven and supportive when dealing with the challenges that can occur in daily life.  We are a dynamic pro-active service that offers all levels of support to achieve person centred goals and aspirations for all. We will provide a full induction plan that will support you into your new role and further training to enable you to complete your role in a safe and proficient way. 

We’re big on recruiting from within and we look after our own. Hard work is recognised and even our managing director started as a support worker at the Priory. Now that’s progression for you!

If you career minded, want to work in the care sector and achieve outstanding result, now is the time to apply!

For further information please contact Andrew at or call on 01303 256516,  for an informal chat. If you’re the right person, an interview will be arranged within two days so make sure your available to attend.

Division DBS info


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.

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