Senior Support Worker
We are working with a long standing client who provides support to people with Autism. They are looking for Support Workers for their service in Burnham-On-Sea.
You will be expected to ensure that support is provided in an effective, efficient and sustainable way resulting in outcomes in line with individuals` support plans. Make sure that people using the service are involved in selecting their support team. Play a supporting role in the development and maintenance of excellent relations with people we support and their relatives and advocates
You will provide mentoring, peer support and assist with the development and day-to-day management of support staff. Tasks may include shift planning, overseeing the running of shifts, making changes to rosters in line with changing needs
You will deputise for the Team Leader in their absence and assist with ensuring that staff have access to appropriate learning and development opportunities that ensure excellent support to individuals in line with support agreements and legal and regulatory compliance.
The ideal candidate:
- Have experience providing support to those with disabilities
- Holds a level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care
- Knowledge and understanding of autistic spectrum disorders
Please apply today, or alternatively email