Named as one of the 100 best places to work in the NHS by the Health Service Journal in 2015, Southern Health is one of the largest Foundation Trusts in the UK, specialising in mental health, adult and child community health, learning disabilities and social care services.
Support Workers - FULL TIME AND PART TIME POSTS AVAILABLE
Type of Service: 24hr supported living for individuals with profound disabilities and complex health needs.
Salary: £15,251 to £19,461 pa depending on skills, qualifications, experience and needs of the service.
***PREVIOUS APPLICANTS TO TQ21 WITIHIN THE LAST 6 MONTHS NEED NOT APPLY***
Are you looking for a new challenge?
Do you have excellent communication skills, consider yourself to be caring, compassionate and keen to improve the lives of the people we support?
We are seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated support workers to work alongside nurses in the delivery of high quality care to individuals with profound disabilities and often complex health needs, who require assistance with personal care, daily living, budgeting and social/leisure activities.
TQ21 strives to encourage the people we support to share their strengths, to contribute to and feel part of their community, to be inspired to direct their own lives with self-worth and dignity, with a sense of belonging and to enjoy the friendship of others.
A clean, valid driving licence (manual) is essential and you will be required to drive individuals using their own adapted vehicles.
For an informal discussion please contact us on ( Phone number removed ) .
Make a difference today and become a support worker….
We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community and we are committed to equal opportunities
We strongly encourage candidates to read all available information to support their application, please use the application form to demonstrate that you meet the requirements laid out in the job description and person specification.
If you are short-listed for this post you will be informed via your email address therefore, please check your NHS Jobs Account on a regular basis. Previous applicants need not apply within a six month period for the same role.
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