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DATE ADDED: Tue 12/05/2020

Lead Support Worker

Barry, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime


Full time Lead Support Worker, hours over 5 days - £ per hour Are you looking for a job where you can really make a difference but also have fun ? We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Lead Support Worker (Practice Lead) covering 2 of our Services in Barry supporting adults with learning disabilities and associated health needs.
The Services are located on Burlington Street, Barry CF63 CNW and Clos yr Harbwr, Barry CF62 ;A driver is required for this role.
Vacancy Details The people we support are at the heart of everything we do - they are wonderful individuals and deserve to be treated with respect, dignity and ;Our main priority, therefore, is to find staff with values, behaviours and attitudes to match our own.
Could this be you? Your duties will be varied and no two days will be the ;You'll be providing support for day-to-day living, such as social activities, sports and hobbies, employment, holidays etc along with support with general household duties such as cooking, cleaning and money ;In some services, you may be required to undertake personal ; As a Lead Support Worker you will be expected to lead shifts and assist with coaching and inducting of new staff to the ;You will also be required to participate in the on call ;You will write daily reports on activities, as well as devising and updating care plans and undertaking risk assessments for the people we support.
Our services operate 24/7, so you will work in shifts (as allocated by your manager).
This means you may need to work early mornings, late evenings, weekends and bank holidays.
You may also be required to undertake sleep-in shifts on a rota basis.
The Ideal Candidate We expect our Lead Support Workers to share our vision to ensure that ‘every moment has potential’ for the people we support to learn new skills and to achieve their goals.
An NVQ/Diploma L2 or 3 in Health and Social Care is desirable, and significant experience supporting adults with learning disabilities.
Above all you need to be kind, caring and ready to work as a team to ensure that our services are comfortable, happy, fulfilling and safe places to live.
About The Company We are a leading provider of care and support for adults with learning disabilities and associated complex needs, including autistic spectrum conditions, mental health needs, challenging behaviour, profound and multiple learning disabilities and epilepsy.
The people we support live in homely, family-like residences, and are encouraged to participate fully in the local community.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the people we support, adults and children, and expect all staff to share this commitment.
Why work for Achieve together? In addition to your salary, our benefits package includes: a pension scheme paid annual leave reward/recognition schemes a generous staff discount and benefits scheme We also have excellent opportunities for career progression.