Senior Support Worker

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  • Location:

    Worcester Park, London

  • Sector:

    Support Worker

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  • Salary:

    £11.55 - £12.10 per hour

  • Contact:

    Zoe Setterfield

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Senior Support Worker

37.hrs per week - Permanent

South West London

£11.55 - £12.10 per hour

A highly, reputable organisation specialising in providing outstanding care for children and young adults with autism, learning disabilities and those who may display behavioural challenges, are seeking an experience senior support worker to join their friendly, growing team.

Core Responsibilities - Senior Support Worker

As the Senior Support Worker you will support the management to run a successful staff team and all day to day operations of the home, whilst ensuring the highest standards of care in relation to the children's physical, behavioural and emotional needs.

Other duties include:

  • Team Leading
  • Shift Leading
  • Supporting young people to do their favourite things and try new activities at home and also outdoor activities. These include swimming and going on annual vacation.
  • Providing high quality care to young people (including personal care)
  • Report writing

Requirements - Senior Support Worker

  • Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social care (ideally children & young adults)
  • Experience working with children or young adults with autism and multiple learning disabilities, who may display challenging behaviour
  • Substantial experience working as a Senior/Team leader in residential care and extensive experience working in a support environment
  • Excellent communication both written and verbal English

Package/benefits - Senior Support Worker

  • £11.55 - £12.10 per hour + overtime available
  • Flexible working hours weekdays and weekends
  • Opportunity to work for a well-known care organisation
  • Fully funded induction and in-house training
  • Partly funded (NVQ) qualification
  • Excellent opportunity for progression within the company
  • Full access to 100s of savings and offers available to staff including through the company benefit scheme ( ½ price cinema tickets, 6 % off 20,000 high-street shops, Free Mobile Insurance, Free Tastecard, Save over £300 per year on an Oyster card.)
  • Fully funded DBS

Please click APPLY NOW to begin your application. Due to the high volume of applicants we will only contact you, should you meet the above job requirements.