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Support Worker

Job Description

Are you an experienced adult mental health support worker? Are you passionate about supporting adults with complex needs and looking for a new challenge? We currently have varied ad-hoc vacancies in and around the Vale of Glamorgan area for days and nights.

You will encourage independence and support their development pathway through individual care plans, whilst maintaining a safe & nurturing environment for residents. As a support worker within our residential service, you will be driven to provide ongoing support and care for adults with complex needs, mental health and challenging behaviour.

You will be a vital member in our multi-disciplinary team and work alongside other Healthcare Professionals to support and manage existing care plans.

Working as a Support Worker in our residential home, you will:

build strong relationships with the adult residents you support
deliver high standards of care in line with individual and person-centered care plans
work with our residents to develop and encourage independence where suitable

We offer competitive pay rates of up to £11.50 per hour, negotiable depending on experience. In addition to this, we also offer incredible benefits including:

A dedicated consultant to help and guide you through the booking process
Flexible working hours. Whether it’s weekends, evenings, nights or long days, choose what shifts you want to work!
24 hour on call service
Ongoing and free CPD & Training relevant to your workload
Accrued holiday pay – a savings pot you can take out at any time to allow you a break from work

In order to be considered for this amazing opportunity to support adults with complex needs and mental health you will need to:

Be committed and passionate about supporting adults in a residential setting
Be able to commit to any of the following shift patterns – 8am to 8pm/ 8pm to 8am/ other shift patterns maybe required including long days with sleeps
Be able to undertake an enhanced DBS check

Find out more about our home and apply by contacting Jemma Pritchard on 02920 390 150 Option 1 or email your CV to [email protected].

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