Support Worker

Location: Leeds
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 0 - 19305 year
Reference: SW - Leeds11
Contact Name: Gergana Atanasova
Expiry Date: 2022-07-14

Support worker

Do you love helping others?

 If so a career as a support worker could be perfect for you! Here’s why….

Our support workers come from all walks of life. But they all have one thing in common: they care. They care about improving the lives of others. They care about making someone’s day better. They care about working for a business who invest and celebrate their team.

We help all different types of people with Complex needs and challenging behaviour within supported residential accommodation, or to access the community on a daily basis dependent on their needs and wishes - we feel that there is nothing better than seeing people happy as we give them the support, they need to live happy and fulfilled lives. Location of the support living is in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

So, if you are professional, caring, and supportive, and eager to train and develop your skills, we would like to hear from you.

 

Overview:

  • Salary – £9.90per hour/ £19 305 per year
  • Hours of Work – 37.5 hour
  • Shifts – Flexible Working time
  • Area – Leeds, West Yorkshire

 

Our ideal support worker will:

  • Positively contribute to the personal development of our residents with both practical and emotional support.
  • Lead by example, behave, and communicate appropriately at all times.
  • Design, implement, deliver, and contribute to a wide range of innovative and exciting recreational events within the home and wider community. This will involve regular outings and trips and on occasion, extended visits, and holidays.
  • Knowledge regarding nutrition and hygiene.
  • Record keeping.
  • Appropriate look to develop and strengthen links with families, friends, and relevant significant others.
  • Work in partnership with the Manager and Senior Support Worker to ensure streamlined service delivery and consistent communication across the homes.
  • Attend and contribute positively to regular staff meetings and hand-over meetings, ensuring all relevant information is disseminated appropriately and in a timely manner.
  • Contribute positively to the training and development.

 

What we give support workers:

  • A rewarding job, full of variety and opportunities for career development.
  • Be passionate about helping others.
  • Brilliant, ongoing training to help you achieve more.
  • Be patient.
  • Support of an experienced and friendly team of colleagues.
  • Be a team player.
  • A range of salary sacrifice benefits, pension options and much more!
  • Access to our Career Pathways, which will help shape your career with us – you can work towards goals and milestones that will take your career in whichever direction you wish.
  • Disclosure.
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be reliable and flexible

 

What will you get in return:

  • A competitive salary.
  • Extensive training packages with time rostered out of your work rota to attend.
  • Pension
  • Genuine career development opportunities for those who want them.
  • A beautiful home and grounds to work within.
  • Fully funded DBS checks

The position of Support Worker is an excellent opportunity for the successful individual to work with a great company that has a fantastic culture along with excellent progression opportunities. If you feel you are right for the position or would like any further details, please do not hesitate to get in touch with Gergana Atanasova at Peterborough Office phone number 01733 606 240 or email her on Gergana.Atanasova@gap-healthcare.com for a confidential chat. Please note that the service is situated near to Leeds, West Yorkshire

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