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Date Added: Thu 08/07/2021

Support Worker

Lytham, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £17500 - £19000/annum pension, healthcare

As a Support Worker, do you thrive on supporting adults with learning disabilities?

Do you enjoy motivating adults with learning disabilities to develop their confidence and independence?

Then this Support Worker role could be the ideal opportunity for you!

An opportunity has arisen for a Support Worker, to support adults with learning disabilities and become a valued member of a Support Worker team for a small residential service in Lytham St Annes.

This service supports adults with learning disabilities to be as independent as possible, encouraging active participation in various social activities.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Support Worker, who is a caring individual, and passionate about providing an excellent level of care to vulnerable adults.

The service users take part in a wide range of activities, including sport and leisure, day trips to the coast and other enjoyable outings.

This service welcomes a support worker who is passionate about supporting service users in attending activities and events.

Support Worker Role :

* Supporting adults in a supported living setting with learning disabilities.

* Provide support with everyday tasks such as preparing and eating meals, attending appointments, budgeting, shopping.

* To ensure person centred care is provided, care plans are followed and updated and CQC standards are met.

* As a Support Worker, you will encourage service users to make their own informed decisions to enhance their opportunity to develop confidence and independence.

* Encouraging individuals to partake in social and community events, sport such as swimming, bowling, hobbies, day trips, short holidays, support in going to the cinema, theatre, meals in restaurants, pubs and social evenings.

Skills / Qualifications :

* Ideally have NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care

* Excellent communication skills - ability to communicate with residents, team members and other professionals such as social workers.

Company

The organisation are a registered charity, with an excellent reputation for providing person centred care to adults with learning disabilities and autism to be as independent as possible, leading interesting and fulfilling lives. This professional organisation provide full training and ongoing support for progression for Support Workers
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