Care and Support Worker

Recruiter
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Birmingham
Salary
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Posted
25 Apr 2019
Closes
28 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Choose a career that inspires people.

Progress your career as a valued member of one of the most respected and supportive teams in the healthcare sector. In helping us deliver outstanding healthcare you'll be making a real difference to patients and their families every single day, with support from the organisation and your colleagues every step of the way.

As part of our vibrant culture you'll build lasting professional relationships that will take you further, whatever your career goals.

At Willow House we support and care for adults living with a learning disability, who may also have a diagnosis of autism, in specialist supported living, residential services and hospitals. Our aim is to deliver effective and outcome based services within person centred, professional care environments, supporting people to have the most choice and independence possible. We set high standards for ourselves in the delivery of care, and most importantly, we put the people we support at the heart of everything we do.

In this role you'll:

• Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our patients
• Work in the hospital area, providing guidance and encouragement to patients through physical and emotional support
• Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment to live and work in
• Assist patients with their medical and welfare needs and report as required
• Safeguard patients
• Learn about individuals' specific needs and provide help in the most appropriate way.

We're looking for people who have:

• Excellent communication skills and the ability to be a good team player
• The sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for the residents
• A genuine desire to make a real difference in people's lives

In return we'll offer you:

• Opportunity for overtime
• Employee Discount Scheme
• DBS paid
• Free uniform
• Regular coaching and support
• Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme or NVQ qualifications
• Free meals on duty.

Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Do you want a career that inspires people? Please click on the 'apply now' link below.