senior residential support worker in bury st. edmunds

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 22,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
bury st. edmunds, east of england
job category
social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 22,000 per year
experience
Adults -Learning Disabilities
reference number
CJ424842
phone
01223 368836

job description

Are you an experienced support worker? Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you have compassion for young adults with special needs? If so Randstad could have an inspiring opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting for senior support workers to support young adults with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour. It will be in Bury St. Edmunds area and there are day and nigh shift positions available.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the running of their residence
  • Encouraging and supporting their hobbies and social skills
  • To connect with the service user by using intensive interaction and stimulating activities
  • To encourage a positive environment by supporting their particular behavioural needs
  • Possibly providing high levels of personal one-to-one care
  • Maintaining and developing residents' welfare
  • Acting as an inspiration to vulnerable service users
  • Ability to provide consistent and structured approach to the care and support you provide

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay and benfits
  • Free online training
  • A dedicated specialist consultant there to answer any queries or listen to concerns
  • You will be provided with all the necessary training, guidance and support to successfully carry out this role

Requirements:

  • experience with LD or ASD
  • Enhanced DBS Certificate
  • Holding relevant qualifications is welcomed
  • Experience of working in a similar role that can be referenced
  • Able to work flexible shift patterns to include, days, evenings, nights and weekends
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Diploma level 2/3 in Health and Social Care

To apply please apply online or send your CV to tracie.kirkland@randstadeducation.co.uk














skills

be able to manage challenging situations,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,empathy,non-judgemental,organisational,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure

qualification

high school

educational requirements

NVQ 2 in health and social care