VACANCY!!! Support Worker for 17 Norton Avenue, Stoke-on-Trent £9.22 per…
Bank Support Worker
Holdcroft Road, ST2
£9.22 per hour
Holdcroft Road is one of 13 learning disability care homes that belong to Choices a leading, award winning not-for-profit care organisation. Located in Bucknall, Holdcroft Road provides care and support for six Service Users.
You will be working within a team of 19 people to deliver planned care and support for Service Users and to respond to emergencies which can occur on a daily basis due to the needs of the Service Users. This scheme is a very busy working environment and there’s always something going on (e.g. activities in and out of the scheme) and there’s always something new to learn.
We are looking to recruit a Bank Support Worker who can contribute toward the achievement of our goals and the delivery of person centred care to each individual Service User.
To carry out the role of a Support Worker working at Holdcroft Road you need to be;
·Enthusiastic and willing to take part in a variety of activities (e.g. shopping, trips to the cinema, eating out and day trips/outings).
·Caring and be able to demonstrate this when carrying out daily tasks/activities.
·Level headed and be able to deal with the unexpected calmly.
·A good team player and not be afraid try new things.
·A problem solver and be able to work alone to resolve issues and/or concerns that occur daily.
·A good communicator and be able to change your approaches to suit individuals that may not understand what you are trying say/do.
·Positive and demonstrate this through your actions on a day to day basis.
Whilst not essential it is preferred that you have previous experience of working in a similar role where you have delivered care and support to Service Users who have a variety of needs in a busy working environment.
What can we offer you
-Excellent award winning training and development which you are paid for completing
-Support to study fully funded formal qualifications
-The opportunity to develop your skills, knowledge and career
-A friendly supportive working environment
-Access to our Employee Discount Scheme.
For further information about this role or to apply please visit our website or call Andrea on 01782 570323 or alternatively please apply using the form below