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Support Worker

Four Seasons Health Care
£7.20 /Hour

Job Description

Site or Unit :
Huntercombe The Dell
Address :
Cats Lane Sudbury Suffolk CO10 2SF

Contracted Weekly Hours : 42 Hrs days or 35 Hrs nights

The Dell is a 48 bed specialist residential care home for adults aged 18 years and above with intellectual disabilities and complex needs. We work collaboratively with our clients and their families or carers and provide person-centred care and support. The centre is located in the market town of Sudbury in Suffolk, equidistant between Bury St Edmunds and Braintree. We employ staff in a variety of different roles and provide ongoing support with comprehensive training, learning and development opportunities.

As a Support Worker you will support the senior team in the running of the shift, whilst showing warmth and support to our patients/residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.

This exciting and dynamic role will place you at the heart of the team, working closely with residents/patients and other external professionals to deliver the best care and rehabilitation.

So as a Support Worker what do you need to do to make this happen?

  • To assist the trained staff in their duties

  • Be involved in maintaining and developing a high standard of the care for the person by being aware of their individual needs and care programmes

  • Report to the senior in charge any information given by the resident/patient or relative, and any incident or observation which may affect their physical or mental well-being

  • Provide practical assistance to the resident/patient, where needed, in carrying out everyday living tasks whilst encouraging them to develop their daily living skills

  • To help to provide an environment which is helpful to people with varied and complex needs realising their potential to live as independently as they can find possible

  • Be actively involved with the day to day routine in individual and group activities

  • Practice within a legal framework encompassing statutory, organisational policy and guidelines.

Job Requirements

In order to achieve this our Support Worker should have a flexible attitude and wholly adopt a person centred ethos, show empathy and a desire to make a difference.

The Huntercombe Group provide a variety of competitive benefits, including free life cover, contributory pension scheme, free parking and uniform where applicable.

If you have the skills to succeed in this role and are committed to the provision of quality care please click on Apply now.

Contact Info

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