Support Worker

Acorn Park Lodge - Redruth - Cornwall - TR15 2JG

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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 at Acorn Park Lodge, Redruth, which is a residential 9 service supporting adults aged 18+ who have profound Multiple Learning Disabilities, Dementia, Down Syndrome, Epilepsy and other needs.

Location: Redruth, Cornwall, TR15

Contract / Shifts available: Full time or part time hours

Rate:  £9.50phr

I am also recruiting at Clinton Lodge which is a nearby service

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
  • Planning and engaging in activities such as Zumba, growing vegetables, pub quizzes and supporting arts and crafts
  • Prompting and supporting full personal care including hoists and peg feed support
  • Supporting individuals who may experience seizures
  • Make a positive contribution to the lives of others

Please visit our website where you will find some of the fantastic success stories, shared by people we support

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.

Your Experience:  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 centered 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 NOW!

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.