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Senior Support Worker

Reference

PRI55133

Location

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

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£10.50 per hour

Hours

37.5 hours per week, 12.5 hour shifts

Job Advert - Division Information

**Due to the remote location of Ogilvie Court it is essential our support workers can drive or be dropped off/picked up**

Job Advert Location Description

Ogilvie Court offers 24/7 specialist residential care in a community setting for up to 25 adults who have learning disabilities, Autism, Mental Health issues, Prada Willi Syndrome, behaviors that challenge and associated health issues. Our aim is to deliver a quality person centered service to empower individuals to lead a more independent and fulfilling life.

 

Job Advert Role Description

To assist the Manager, Deputy Manager of the Service, working as part of a multidisciplinary team. To provide a professional, high quality service that enables our residents to achieve their aspirations and goals through empowerment and putting the service user at the centre of all we do, ensuring safety at all times. Ensure own actions and behaviour and through the effective supervision of Support Workers, the service complies with corporate policy and local procedures, statutory regulations and quality standards.

Knowledge & Skills

  • NVQ 3/ Diploma level 3 in Health & Social Care or related area or equivalent or higher recognised qualification. 2 years’ experience at a senior care level
  • Knowledge and understating of supporting individuals with Learning disabilities and associated needs
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent Computer based skills
  • Ability to produce care and support plans and risk assessment independently

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 inclusive of bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pension options 

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

30/11/2021