Support Worker

Support Worker

Your working week is completed over 3 days (12-hour shifts) leaving you 4 days to do as you please!

Gray Healthcare offer a bespoke training package for all our Support Workers and Team Leaders. From online training including a wide range of care certificate modules to person centred face to face training, we can offer you support and development in your role from day 1!

Support Worker
Salary: £18,720 per annum

I am a gentleman living in my own home and I am looking for Support Workers who can help me to reach my potential in life. I have one staff member during the day and one staff member awake throughout the night. I have been in residential care and hospital for a significant period of time throughout my childhood and adult life and also served time in prison. I am now ready to live in the community with a team of staff to support and empower me to learn new skills and live a meaningful life in my own home. I would like to work with either male or female, staff however, feel I get on better with females. I would like staff closer to my age 25-50 and who share some of my interests

I need you to be;

Have a good understanding of Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder and Autism. Have experience in working with Positive Behaviour Support Model and use proactive strategies effectively to help me stay safe and make the best of my opportunities. I need you to be patient and non-judgemental whilst providing me with consistent boundaries and motivating me to access and participate in activities within my community. I like time to get to know my staff members, this helps me to feel safe and build positive relationships. I like to do lots of different activities such as; baking, gardening, cooking, PC gaming, going on walks around the community, going to church to practice my religion and would like to join a railway club. I have family and friends who I am close to and would like to keep in regular contact with them.

About Gray Healthcare:

Here at Gray Healthcare we believe that no person should remain in an acute or long stay hospital environment for a day longer than is medically necessary. We do not discriminate with risk history; we work beyond the label and prioritise the individual and their right to live in the community. We are a company passionate about delivering truly person-centred support and are looking for a Support Worker who shares the same ethos.

We are particularly interested in candidates who have experience as a Support Worker within Recovery, Mental Health, Learning Disabilities, Autism and knowledge surrounding positive behavioural support. This is a great opportunity for a dedicated support worker who really wants to better the life of our client.
Benefits of the role include:

Competitive Rates of Pay
Career Progression
Training and Development

If you’re a Support Worker with the unique qualities required for this role and want to work within an organisation that provides the type of care you'd expect for your loved ones, please apply today!

Covid-19 isn’t stopping us from recruiting, we’re using video and tele-Healthcare to support people and keep us connected. We’re using these same tools to recruit people too!

Location: Lincolnshire, Gainsborough
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: up to £18,720 per annum
Hours: 36 hours per week

By submitting your application online you will be giving your consent for Gray Healthcare to process your personal and sensitive personal data. Your personal information will be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which the information was collected, or as required by law.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we will only respond to candidates who have been shortlisted for interview.

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Healthcare Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Community Support Worker, Disability, Disabilities, Care Staff, Charity, Charities, Not for Profit, NFP, Third Sector, Autism, Behavioural Support, etc.

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  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Full-time Flexible

  • Salary:

    £18,720 per annum

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    2021-01-06 00:00:00

  • Client:

    hireful Ltd