- £17160 - £17160 per annum
- Job Type:
- Social Care
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Senior Support Worker
Residential Service – Learning Disability
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Support Worker to join an organisation that supports adults with autism and learning disabilities in a residential setting.
The role involves providing support to service users in a residential home and to assist the Registered Manager in the day to day running of the service.
There are many duties involved in the role of Senior Support Worker including:
- To monitor the effectiveness of the support team and guide, advise and supervise.
- To monitor and report or act upon any health and safety concerns in regard of supporters or service users.
- To write clear and factual reports – to attend reviews and cascade information to other health professionals.
- To accompany service users to medical appointments.
- To manage and administer medications and audit same.
- Ensure infection control is carried out according to procedures.
- To manage the daily diary, shift plans and to plan ahead.
- To manage and assist with the rota.
- Update care plans.
The successful candidate will be an experienced senior support worker with at least two years’ experience of working with people with autism and /or learning disabilities and you must hold or be working towards NVQ Level 3. Full training will be provided as well as on going support.
An organisation that supports adults with autism and learning disabilities in a residential home and are engaged in Autism Accreditation with the Autistic Society.
This position will be suitable for: Support worker, carer, community care, health care assistant, nursing assistant, domiciliary carer, learning disabilities worker, mental health support worker, senior support worker
Interested? Click Apply or send your CV to Hayley Green and your application will be considered
My contact details are
0121 362 2314