Support Worker - Learning Disabilities

  • Job Reference: LEC/420703
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2021
  • Recruiter: BS Social Care
  • Location: Armley, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £18,525 to £19,760
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

IMMEDIATE INTERVIEWS AVAILABLE

Leeds - Armley

Supported Living
Learning Disabilities and complex needs
£9.50 per hour
Days with the occasional Sleeps
Full training with desire to complete NVQ's.

Our client is recruiting experienced Support Workers for a 14 bed specialist service, supporting adults with Learning Disabilities and complex behaviours,
We are seeking experienced staff who are able to demonstrate a high level of patience and flexibility to meet the demands of the new services.

We are looking for dynamic, motivated people to join the team supporting adults with a learning disability and make a real difference .

Providing the best possible service by working to promote independence and enabling the people we support to live in their own homes and access their local community.

Responsibilities-
To provide an integrated package of housing related support and social care to customers by encouraging wellbeing and integration in to the local community,
Deliver housing related support, social and personal care utilising a person centred approach,
Support customers when taking medication as specified in support plan,
Support individuals to undertake practical, domestic and budgeting tasks to maintain tenancy,
Support individuals to liaise with housing providers where necessary,
Promote the use of leisure activities and educational facilities, employment and volunteering in local community,
Facilitate on trips and customer outings,
Participate and attend meetings,
Complete all necessary paperwork, records and reports,
Carry out sleep-in duties occasionally

Please note the service is provided 24 hours a day 7 days a week 365 days a year

The posts include a requirement to undertake an element of moving and handling

Appointments made to these posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check

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