Senior Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00096324-1
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Hindhead, Surrey
  • Salary: £500 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Role- Senior Support worker

Location - Hindhead

Pay- £21,450

At Voyage Care we value the hard work and commitment of our colleagues by offering:

Enhanced evening and weekend pay at an additional 50p per hour (Ts & Cs apply)
Premium overtime rates at an additional £1 per hour (Ts & Cs apply)Voyage Care is seeking a Senior Support worker, to join the management team at one of our residential services in Hindhead that provides support to those with Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder and associated complex behaviours.

Benefits for Voyage Care include:

Competitive rates of pay
Free, industry leading, face to face and online training - including NVQ's
The opportunity for career progression to senior management within a sector leading organization
High street discounts via our Boost portalReporting to the Service Manager; the Senior Support Worker will oversee staff and provide assistance to the People we Support. Tasks undertaken by the Senior Support Worker may include:

Managing the service in the absence of the Service Manager
Shift Leading
Updating Support Plans and Risk Assessments
Undertaking Support Worker Supervisions and Competency Assessments
Providing care to the People we SupportWe are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Previous experience in a health or social care setting is essential.

The available roles is for a full time Senior Support Worker. Senior Support Workers will be required to be fully flexible.

Please note that the role will include weekend work, shifts on public holidays and some sleep in shifts.

Voyage Care ask that Senior Support Workers:

Understand the importance of motivating a team
Work within the company's ethos of providing person centred care
Are compassionate and understanding
Are reliable and conscientious
Have a good understanding of written and spoken English and basic MathematicsCOVID-19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have an in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance. Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe.

Click Apply to complete our one page application…….All applications & CV's are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list