Support Worker

5 days left

Recruiter
Coveberry Limited
Location
Kent
Salary
£9/hour
Posted
16 Jun 2021
Closes
23 Jun 2021
Ref
2102227427
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Support Worker Location: Barham, Kent Hours: Full Time, Part Time and Bank. Days and Nights on a rota. Salary Details: £9.00 per hour We are currently looking to appoint a Fulltime Support Worker to join our team. Are you a committed individual who wants to work with a company that understands how important Support Workers are to our Patient’s and resident’s recovery. You will be working with Young people and Adults with Mental health problems, Learning Disabilities and Autism at Cedar House. Essential: NVQ/QCF Level 2 Health and Social Care Experience in a care setting preferred but not essential Experience working with young people and/or adults with Learning disabilities, Autism and mental health problems preferred but not essential Role and Responsibilities: You will ensure the highest standard of care and support are delivered to our service uses Encompassing all activities of daily living You will act as a role model and will be actively involved in engaging service users with daily activities, educational and behavioural support programmes and leisure/recreational activities Help with food preparations, medication, housework, laundry and shopping Assist service users to access the community, participate in hobbies and visit places of interest You will work a mixture of days and night shifts which will include weekend on a rota system This is not an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities. The post holder may be required to undertake other duties following appropriate discussion with their line manager. Benefits: 2 weeks, fully paid Induction Free car-parking Free meals and drinks on duty Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay Career specific development opportunities Sick pay (4 weeks full and 4 weeks half pay) Access to Occupational Health Staff referral scheme PLUS preceptorship programme Enhanced annual Leave (25days BH) Who we are Cedar House is a 40 bed hospital for adults with learning disabilities, mental health issues, personality disorders, autism and challenging behaviours, who are detained under the Mental Health Act. Cedar House enjoys a beautiful rural location situated in the village of Barham, on the outskirts of Canterbury and is easily accessible by public transport, being on the main bus route between Canterbury and Folkestone. Coveberry, part of the CareTech family, are a leading specialist healthcare provider, with Hospitals and centres throughout England, delivering wide ranging services in Adult Mental Health and Learning Disabilities, Specialist Brain Injury, Child and Adult Mental Health Services (CAMHS) including eating disorders, and social care for children with special needs. Disclosure and Barring Service Check This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions. If you have not heard back within 14 days, please consider your application to be unsuccessful on this occasion

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