Become a Support Worker with Active Prospects!
Location: Caterham, CR3
Salary: £10.00 per hour
Service Type: Residential
Speciality: Dual-diagnosis support
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Active Prospects are recruiting for a Support Worker to join our Residential service in Caterham, Surrey.
Woodview Bungalow supports and assists up to 9 adults with autism, learning disabilities and complex needs. The bungalow is one of Active Prospects specialist sites that provides care and support to people with dual diagnosis which can include have mental health needs (dual diagnosis), autistic spectrum conditions, dementia and epilepsy. The aim of this service is to ensure all people we support are able to achieve their goals and aspirations and to encourage them to become independent by learning new skills and enjoying activities.
As a Support Worker, you will be included in creating activities and ensuring the people we support receive a great level of care within their home. You will be supporting them to achieve their goals and aspirations - no matter how big or small they are - and to promote independence by learning new skills.
With the great support of your manager and our interactive training programme, you will learn about how to administer medication and how to provide excellent care for people we support.
As an employee of Active Prospects, you will be entitled to our range of benefits such as:
- Competitive hourly rate of £10.00 per hour
- Double Pay on some bank holidays
- Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Leave Enhanced Pay
- Access to a Blue Light Discount Card (for retail, holidays, gym memberships etc)
- Free access to our Employee Assistance Programme
- Support with Level 3 and Level 5 NVQ Qualifications
- Opportunity to enrol on our Leadership Programme for Future Leaders
- Opportunity to learn skills to progress (80% of our managers started as Support Workers!)
- Eye Care Voucher Scheme
- Refer a Friend Scheme (Earn £300 per successful referral!)
Flexible Shift Patterns - 7.5hours, 15hours and 3hours all available! Evening and Weekend work also available! (minimum of 10hrs per week).
If you are interested in this position, apply today with your up to date CV. If you wish to find out more information, contact Recruitment on . Alternatively, you can email your CV directly to .uk.
Following the new government guidelines, the successful candidate must be double vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to commencement of employment.
Please note that all offers are subject to satisfactory completion of our pre-employment compliance standards.