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Senior Support Worker




New Stead House, Kirkleatham Street, Redcar, TS10 1QR

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£10.80 per hour (effective from the 1st of July)


Full Time

Job Advert Role Description

We are currently looking to recruit Senior Support Workers to join our team at Newstead House, part of priory adult care.

Newstead House is a 24/7 specialist residential service for adults who are on the autistic spectrum and have learning difficulties with complex care and support needs.

Our ideal candidate will

  • Have experience within a similar role, hold an NVQ level 3 or willingness to work towards
  • Gave energy, motivation, excellent communication and organisational skills
  • ability to effectively motivate, lead and inspire a team
  • Gave a passion to deliver an excellent quality of care
  • Good knowledge of regulatory requirements
  • Flexibility, positivity with a “can do attitude”

What we will expect from you

  • Being an active member of the support team, delivering quality care and leading by example
  • The supervision, mentoring and coaching of the support team, providing quality induction
  • Driving the team to provide the best outcomes for those we support
  • Supporting service management within implementation of support planning
  • Supporting service management within quality governance inclusive of auditing, review and evaluation
  • Administration and management of medication
  • Championing, taking ownership of specific area, upskilling knowledge within this area and using this knowledge to support and upskill the team

What you can expect from us

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and an ongoing commitment within your training and personal development
  • 28 days Annual Leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Online benefits, cash back reward schemes
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Smart pension options

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. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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