Support Worker

Ref
67523
Role type
Residential/Supported Living Support Staff
Location
Meesons Lodge - Grays - Essex - RM17 5GH
Closing date
30/06/2020
Service details
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Description

Job Title:                         Support Worker

Location:                         Grays, RM17 5GH

Hours:                             37.5

Salary:                             £8.80

Information:                   This role is shift work. Driver, full UK driving licence, is desired not essential

 

What do our Support Workers do?

Supporting someone isn’t just personal care; it’s so much more.

Meesons Lodge is a specialist residential service that has been fully adapted to provide safe and homely support to adults with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD), physical disabilities, communication and sensory impairments and complex health needs. 

Individuals at Meesons Lodge are supported to participate in a wide variety of activities that can increase confidence and social skills. This includes trips to the library, theatre visits, bowling, cinema, disco, parks, seaside trips, gardening, therapeutic drives, sensory music,  hairdressers and food shopping.

 

What experience do you need?

You don’t need to have experience to be a good Support Worker. If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you.

You’ll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions. A basic level of English and Math is also required.

 

What are the Benefits?

  • 28 day holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Access Retail Discounts
  • Reward and recognition monthly and annual
  • Development and access to professional training
  • Access to counselling services
  • Continuous on the job training is provided
  • Contributory Pension Plan
  • Checks and Clearances paid for by Achieve together

 

Who are Achieve together?

Achieve together is one of the UK’s leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex needs. If your core values match ours: Making things happen, Having Fun, Being Brave and Valuing everyone then we’d like to hear from you!

 

*We reserve the right to close this advert before the closing deadline if we interview and offer the right candidate. Apply now to avoid disappointment.*

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