Support Worker - Stoke-on-Trent

Recruiter
Cygnet Health Care
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Jun 2019
Closes
25 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Care & Support Worker

Salary: GBP8.45 p/h (GBP8.60 post probation)

Location: Morgan House (ST11 9JG)

In this role you'll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

We are looking for a professional, ambitious and confident care & support worker.

A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.

Support workers with interests in care, responsibility & new challenges are encouraged to apply.

If you're passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!

Your Day-to-Day???

You'll be working 42hours a week in a transition service with 17-21 year olds who suffer from autisim, learning disabilities and complex behavioural support needs

  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our service users, patients & residents
  • Provide guidance and encouragement through physical & emotional support
  • Learn about individuals' specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
  • Assist with medical & welfare needs and report as required
  • Safeguard
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment for all

You are???
  • Genuinely driven with a desire to make a real difference in people's lives
  • An excellent communicator and a good team player
  • Sensitive and intuitive with the energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating & varied environment
  • Helping to empower & support service user independence.

Why Cygnet? We'll offer you???
  • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Flexible working with opportunity for overtime
  • Regular coaching & appraisal
  • Expert supervision & peer support
  • Employee discount savings & "Cycle to Work" scheme
  • Recruitment referrals
  • Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice

If interested in applying, please send your cv to

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

Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.