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Senior Support Worker

Reference

PRI56161

Location

Alphonsus, 81-85 Vicarage Road, Oldbury, West Midlands, B68 8HT

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Fixed Term - Full Time

Salary

£9.41 per hour

Hours

42 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

Alphonsus House is situated in Langley, near Oldbury, in the West Midlands. The service is split into 3 houses and a bungalow, each offering a homely environment. We have the facilities to support 19 individuals across the 4 units. The dedicated staff at Alphonsus House provide 24 hour support.

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently seeking a senior support worker to join our dedicated team.

  • To work directly with clients in their homes to deliver the levels of care and support as outlined in each clients care plan / support plan.
  • To supervise and support staff in the delivery of the service provision
  • To act as a positive role model, to provide effective supervision and guidance to other team members, contributing to their performance and professional development.
  •  To support people who use the service in achieving their outcomes in the way that they choose. 
  • To access community facilities with the people we support.
  • To act in accordance with all policies, procedures and any other advice and instructions implemented by Priory Adult Care.
  • To complete daily administration including updating person centred support and care plans and completing accurate daily notes.
  • To have basic computer skills.
  • To develop and maintain professional relationships whilst developing a good rapport with the people who use our service, their family, colleagues, visitors and any other stakeholders. 

Staff need to have a flexible approachable and be willing to work long days, waking nights, sleep-ins and weekends and bank holidays.

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. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Senior_Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/12/2021