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Support Worker - Supported Living

Job Type:
Permanent
Sector:
Learning Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, Domiciliary and Community, Complex Care
Seniority:
Support Worker
Region:
London
Location:
Sutton
Salary:
£8.21 per hour
Posted:
21/05/2019
Job Ref:
JL-1

Support Worker - Supported Living Services - Sutton - £8.21p/h

40 hour working week

*No healthcare experience is required, all training will be provided*

We are looking for a dedicated person to work as a support worker within a supported living service across Sutton. You must have a passion for working with young people who have complex learning or physical disabilities. Our client have a number of services across London.

You will be working on a 2 week rolling rota including every other weekend.

Shifts:

7am – 9pm

1pm – 7pm

Benefits will be:

  • Pension scheme
  • Long service award vouchers
  • Annual leave entitlement
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Vouchers for Employee of the Month (£250) and Employee of the Year (£2000)

Your responsibilities as a Support Worker will include:

  • Supporting individual service user needs in accordance with the Person Centred Plan (PCP)
  • Diagnosing seizures and support service users during a seizure, administering emergency medication if needed
  • Under the guidance of the medical team, support service users to attend medical appointments and provide a comprehensive feedback to the service manager in order to support the service users’ ongoing medical needs
  • Contributing to the prevention and management of challenging behaviours following behavioural management guidelines
  • Supporting quality assurance activities of services as required
  • Promoting service users’ rights to confidentiality of information in accordance with the guidelines of company policy and data protection laws
  • Being responsible for administering daily medication and carrying out activities in line with medication training requirements

Essential requirements:

  • The desire to work in a trusted healthcare position
  • Numeracy and literacy level 1
  • To be a team worker
  • Confidence in managing challenging situations

For further information please email hcpapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 234 9785
Contact: James Lewis

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