Support Worker

Pen y Hill - Abergavenny - Monmouthshire - NP7 7RW

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Description

Would you like a rewarding role in Social Care?

You will be making a world of difference in a world of uncertainty, Social Care is an industry where you will always be appreciated.

Job Title              Support Worker

Location              Pen Y Hill - Abergavenny - Monmouthshire - NP7 7RW

Hours                  Full/Part Time Available

Pay                      £8.91 Pr Hr

Service – Pen Y Hill

Female Only

We are seeking a mature, experienced female support worker that has the ability to adapt well in any challenging setting.

Pen Y Hill is a specialist residential service providing 24-hour support for adults aged 18+ with physical and learning disabilities, complex health needs, epilepsy, diabetes and communication and sensory impairments.

Individuals are supported to develop individualised and accessible person centred plans that promote increased choice, control over their lives and independence skills. Every aspect of a person’s life is seen as a potential learning opportunity, and staff will work closely with the individual, family members and health care professionals in order to help people achieve their goals. People are supported to take part in meaningful activities and engage with the wider community in order to increase social and communication skills as well as confidence.

What do our Support Workers do?

Our Support Workers are focused on active listening, meaningful engagement and ensuring people lead full, healthy and active lives.

If you would like to know more details about the role please review the job description.

Work with us!

Achieve together want you to have fun at work and make things happen for the people we support. We value everyone and we want brave people to help the people we support work towards achieving independence and reaching their goals. We are one of the UK’s leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex needs.

What experience do you need?

Level 2 in Health and Social care and a basic level of English and Math is required.

Additional qualities include being:

  • Patient
  • Understanding
  • Respectful
  • Caring & Compassionate
  • Considerate
  • Reliable

At Achieve together, some of our most successful applicants have experience in  Social Care, Mental Health Support Worker, Care Assistant, Outreach Support Worker, Carers, Care Workers, Domiciliary Care Workers, Health Carers, Health Care Assistants, Residential Care Workers.

We welcome applicants from the NHS, and the Public or Private Healthcare sector.

We are also recruiting individuals with Retail & Hospitality, Travel & Tourism, Sales & Administration, Ex-Forces & Aviation as well as Customer Service experience.

To take the first step in making a difference, apply today!

Protecting you:

Achieve together are committed to supporting our staff teams, and take effective measures in ensuring infection control and risk of transmission of Covid -19 are in place. Our staff are provided with full PPE, inclusive of Hand Sanitiser, Masks, Gloves, Apron and Shoe Covers (where appropriate).

As a Support Worker you will hold "Keyworker" status, be part of regular PCR testing as well as having access to the appropriate vaccine.  Please contact Achieve together for more information.

What are the Benefits?

  • Structured and supported induction to get you off to a flying start, including welcome days hosted by your Operations Director
  • Career development pathways to support you to explore your potential and achieve your ambitions
  • Fully funded qualifications to support your professional development
  • Full ongoing learning and development opportunities by our in-house team and external specialists
  • Discounts platform for permanent staff, including gift cards, discount codes and other benefits
  • Pensions – we contribute to your retirement fund
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Long Service, Employee of the Month and Annual Staff Awards
  • Lots of opportunities to attend company-wide activities and days with the people we support
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) for help with financial, physical and mental wellbeing
  • DBS checks and clearances paid for by Achieve together

Want to know more?

Call us on 08081961416 or email us at careers@achievetogether.co.uk or find us on Facebook.

*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.*