Support Worker, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 4NA
We are recruiting for our clients who are currently looking to grow their already established and dedicated team of support workers in Diss, Norfolk.
Located in Diss, Norfolk, our client's home is a specialist residential service for eight adults with learning disabilities. They provide a safe and supportive environment where individuals can progress to lead a more independent and fulfilling life.
Permanent - Full Time hours, night shifts
Salary £9.00 per hour
Do you believe that everyone is entitled to the very best care and support?
Do you want to make a lasting difference in people's lives?
Do you want to support people to help them achieve their goals, dreams and aspirations?
Our clients are passionate about providing excellent care and support to individuals with learning disabilities, autism, Prader-Willi Syndrome or mental health conditions. As a support worker, you will have the opportunity to be part of 1000s of stories of inspiring care and support for their residents.
As a support worker you will be supporting residents with their day to day lives, encouraging them to live as independently as possible. You may also get involved in exciting activities outside of the home too - their residents participate in day trips, charity events and much more!
What makes a good Support Worker?
The most important thing we are looking for is the right values. It is crucial that you are compassionate, friendly and treat the people they support with the integrity and the respect they deserve. We are looking for individuals who are able to work effectively as part of a team and can adapt their communication style depending on who they are dealing with. If you can marry these qualities together you have the ingredients to be a great Support Worker. Previous experience of working within a support role and having a NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and social care is beneficial but is not essential.
Our ideal support worker will:
Be reliable, friendly and caring to help residents achieve their everyday goals (including personal care)
Be able to support in house activities and hobbies.
Be attentive and inspire residents to achieve more!
Be resilient and help manage some behaviours that challenge.
Due to location care drivers are preferable.
What you will receive:
A rewarding job, full of variety and opportunities for career development
Brilliant, ongoing training to help you achieve more.
Support of an experienced and friendly team of colleagues
A range of salary sacrifice benefits, cashback rewards, pension options and much more!
Access to Career Pathways, which will help shape your career with our clients - you can work towards goals and milestones that will take your career in whichever direction you wish.
£1000 to welcome you to the Group (T&C's will apply)
If you would like to know more or are applying for a job through us. Please do not hesitate to contact A&C Recruitment on (phone number removed) and quote AC2475 and ask for Lucy