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Senior Support Worker




The Lodge, 18 Huntspill Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3DQ

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£10.01 per hour


40 per week

Job Advert Role Description

**Senior Support Worker / Senior Care Assistant vacancies - immediate interviews available**

We are currently looking to grow our already established and superb team of support workers at The Lodge in Highbridge. If you have previous experience as a senior support worker or team leader, or are an experienced support worker then this could be ideal for you!

​We are passionate about providing excellent care and support to individuals with autism, mental health needs, learning disabilities and people who engage in challenging behaviour. As a senior support worker, you will have the opportunity to be part of 1000s of stories of inspiring care and support for our residents.

Our ideal senior support worker will:

  • Have at least 12 months' experience as a support worker OR six months' experience as a senior support worker / team leader within autism, mental health, challenging behaviours, learning disabilities
  • Be reliable, friendly and caring to help our client group achieve their everyday goals (including personal care)
  • Be able to support in house activities and hobbies
  • Be outspoken and inspire our clients to achieve more!
  • Help manage some physical challenging behaviours
  • Be a driver, so they can take residents out and about (don’t worry – we employ non-drivers too!)

What we’ll give you:

  • 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
  • Online benefits, cashback rewards, pension options and much more!

Please call The Lodge on 01278 786618 if you’d like an informal discussion.


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. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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