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Support Worker

  • Location:

    Royston, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Adult care services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18616 - £20800 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sophie

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Job ref:

    SRAURORCH/463547_1618034672

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    10/05/2021

  • Startdate:

    08/03/21

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join a thriving team of social workers has arisen in near Royston. Situated just ten miles south of Cambridge, on the Cambridgeshire/Hertfordshire border, this service offers a supportive living and learning environment for young adults who have severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties resulting in complex learning needs.

Set within 14 acres, the site provides extensive space for learning, developing and living in an environment where there are a range of incredible facilities that include:
*Music and Art Rooms
*Rebound Therapy
*Hydrotherapy
*Hard and soft outdoor space
*Forestry School
*Adapted Kitchens
*Enterprise Schemes
*Sensory Rooms

Your Role
As a Support Worker, you will work with our young adults who have varying degrees of special educational needs and disabilities. Your aim is to promote their confidence and independence and support them to lead a fulfilling life.
This is an incredibly challenging yet rewarding role, where being willing to lend a hand wherever required is essential.
Experience isn't essential, the drive and compassion to empower and transform lives is.
You will be working on a shift pattern of 8am-9pm, 8am-4:30pm or 12:20pm - 9pm. Depending on experience, you will be offered between £8.95 and £10 an hour.
You will have a chance to work with a supportive team whose common goal is to empower and support wherever is required.

Role Requirements
*Provide exceptional high levels of care during all daily activities such as washing, dressing, socialising, learning, washing/personal care and ensuring care during the night.
*Ensuring that medical needs are met at all times
*Assisting with therapy sessions such as hydrotherapy and rebound therapy.
*Communicating effectively and building strong relationships that will empower the children and young adults are free to grow and develop
*Ensuring that the environment is safe, supportive and enjoyable

How to Apply:
To apply for this role, please contact

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