Support Worker

Stafford Lodge - Burnham-on-Sea - Somerset - TA8 2PF

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Description

Whether you're new to care or experienced, you'll be making a world of difference when you join us as a Support Worker at Achieve together.

Join us as a Support Worker at Stafford Lodge in Berrow which is a residential specialist service providing support for adults aged 18-35 with Autism and Learning disabilities. The service has 4 bedrooms and 1 self-contained flat, with a games room, sensory garden, and conservatory space.  

Located in the seaside town of Berrow and it is a 5-minute walk from the seafront, as well as the town centre which has a vast array of amenities including shops, pubs, and restaurants. 

The nearest train station is in Highbridge which is 2 miles away. 

Location: Berrow, Burnham-on-Sea, TA8 

Permanent full and part-time positions available   

Your new job: Support workers treat everyone equally and with the dignity and respect they deserve: you’ll play a vital part in providing support that improves the ability to manage daily tasks and enable people to experience independent living and decision making.  

Your role is to:   

  • Support people in achieving their goals and ambitions
  • Make a positive contribution to the lives of others
  • Planning and engaging in activities such as meals out, horse riding, cinema visits, supporting individuals with their volunteer work, visiting theme parks, arts and crafts, garden activities, gym, college, swimming and supporting holidays 
  • Prompting personal care  
  • Supporting complex physical and verbal behaviours that can be challenging, specialist training will be provided along with relevant debrief and support given  

Our website includes some of the fantastic success stories, shared by people we support: https://www.achievetogether.co.uk/category/success-stories/ 

Your Rewards:

  • Free DBS-No cost to join!
  • Paid Training & Personal E-Learning portal- to get you off to a flying start
  • Refer a Friend & earn £300
  • Annual Leave-28 days
  • Reward and Recognition- our way of saying “Thank you”
  • Employee Assistance Programme-Support for you… when you need it.

You!  Support Workers come from many different employment backgrounds and experiences, and you probably already have all the skills required, as we employ our Support Workers based on their values, willingness to learn new skills and the compassion to promote person centred healthcare with a homely family feel.

Does this sound like the role for you? Start or change your journey in Social Care with us today by applying.

Protecting you:  Achieve together requires all team members to be fully vaccinated and protected against the transmission of Covid -19. Evidence in the form of a (Covid –Pass) or a health exemption letter must be provided during the recruitment process.

Achieve together vacancies are excluded from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 which means that for certain types of employment it is lawful to reject a person for employment on the grounds of a spent conviction. When making an application, job applicants are obliged to disclose all convictions, whether or not they are spent.

To book an interview call: Mellie on 07458123841 or email vacancysw@achievetogether.co.uk