Location - James Nugent Court
Hours - 39 Per Week
Salary - £7.22 - £7.78 (Per hour pay award pending)
James Nugent Court is a modern, purpose built home providing low dependency care for 56 older people in luxurious en suite accommodation
The Lead Support Worker will be required to lead a small staff team and contribute to the direct care of residents.
The successful candidate will be qualified to Diploma Level 3 or equivalent and have experience of working with vulnerable adults. You must possess good communication skills with the ability to monitor standards of work.
What we offer:
• Salary of £7.22 - £7.78 per hour (Pay Award Pending)
• Group Personal Pension Scheme
• Life Assurance Scheme
• A comprehensive induction programme with ongoing training and development
• Regular supervisions and annual appraisal scheme
• Career Progression opportunities
• Access to 24 hour Employee Assistance Programme
• Staff Discount Scheme
JOB TITLE Lead Support Worker
ESTABLISHMENT James Nugent Court
First Aid Certification or willing to undertake this. NVQ Level 3 Social Care (or equivalent).
To have worked in a paid or voluntary capacity
with vulnerable adults who need physical care for at least 2 years.
Responsibility for making decisions.
Good oral, written, liaison and communication skills.
Leadership and Delegation.
Ability to monitor standards of work.
Issues surrounding Equal Opportunities
Issues relating to Anti-Discriminatory Practice
Some understanding of client group.
Health & Safety Procedures.
PERSONAL QUALITIES Essential
Ability to lead a small team
Ability to maintain caring environment.
Be willing to commit to training and
Respect client confidentiality.