Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 104550
  • Date Posted: 11 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Easyweb
  • Location: Redditch
  • Salary: £19,094
  • Sector: Charity and Not For Profit
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

I am a young man who is looking for a team of support workers that can support me to live in my own home and learn the skills that I need to become independent. I need you to enthusiastic with a positive outlook and use proactive strategies in an effective way to help me stay safe.

I require a skilled communicator who can interpret my nonverbal communication.

I need my team to be understanding and non-judgemental so I can be supported to manage my needs, develop good routines and build positive trusting relationships

I have a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and I am looking for a team of support workers with boundless energy to support me to live in my new home.

I enjoy being outdoors, whatever the weather, therefore need carers who are willing to engage in this with me. When indoors I like listening to music and watching TV.

It would be exciting to learn about new opportunities that are available for me, I need people that can guide and explore these with me.

Support Worker
Salary: £19,094 per annum

What are we looking for?

As a Support Worker, you will be key in supporting young adult’s complex needs within their own home and within the community. We are looking for positive, compassionate, and caring support workers who have the right values and attitude to grow and develop with Gray healthcare. We are looking for flexible motivated candidates who are willing and have the ability to participate in a Back Up rota when required.

It can be quite a challenging environment at times, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience, and vigilance are important. But it is hugely rewarding to see people we support improve; being able to do something today that they couldn’t do last week because of you.

What are the rewards?

• Work life balance
• Birthday Leave
• Long Service award
• Wellbeing at work
• Employee discount scheme
• Access to Gray Healthcare’s unique training program

Who are Gray Healthcare?

Gray Healthcare is the UK's leading specialist provider of individually tailored community-based support. 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 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 we are guided by our values in all that we do,

• We are inspiring – we believe in providing individualised support that meets peoples’ needs and enables them to achieve their goals.
• We collaborate – we believe that the best outcomes are achieved when we work together with shared aims.
• We are unique – we provide market leading, high quality and bespoke support that exceeds standards.
• We innovate – we challenge ourselves to be pioneering and find new ways to support people better.
• We are honest & transparent – we base our relationships on trust and openness regardless of how uncomfortable this may be.

Location: Redditch, Worcestershire
Hours: 36 per week
Job type: Permanent