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Support Worker

At Jeesal Residential Care Services, we specialise in providing a caring and nurturing environment to support people with developmental disabilities live fulfilling lives and have been supporting people with complex needs for over 30 years.

We are currently seeking caring and compassionate people to join our team of dedicated professionals at our Residential Home in Buxton, near Coltishall.
This is an opportunity to be part of a team that values respect, dignity and empathy and make a real contribution to the quality of our service users lives.

We welcome applications from candidates with or without experience as full training is provided by our accredited training centre.

Full time or part time options, days and night shifts available.

£16,848 plus enhancemements and benefits.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Provide the highest standards of direct care and support to our tenants in all aspects of their daily living, as part of a multi- disciplinary team to an identified group of tenants.

Act at all times as a role model for our tenants and be actively involved in supporting tenants in the safe acquisition of skills and engaging tenants in daily activities and leisure/recreational activities as outlined in their care plans.

Significantly contribute, following appropriate training, to the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the tenants’ care plans. To promote individual Person Centred Plans.

Participate in tenants’ reviews as required by the Support Service Manager.

Be actively involved with ensuring the consistent delivery of all assessment, treatment and care plans and programmes.

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Desirable but not essential to have an NVQ 2 or a Diploma in Health and Social care or be working towards this.

Must have a positive attitude and commitment to tenants, their development and the Service as a whole.

Be objective, non-discriminatory, approachable and professional and able to act as a good role model for our tenants.

Able to manage change and be flexible and adaptable and able to work a variety of shift patterns including nights and weekend working. Must be able to travel as our residential services are based at various locations throughout Norfolk.

EMPLOYMENT DETAILS

Ashwood House is based in the Norfolk village of Buxton, between Norwich and Aylsham.

Ashwood House, opened in 1999, provides residential care accommodation for seven people with a learning disability and associated needs. The house provides accommodation for five individuals in the main house with two adjoining, one bedroom apartments.

We offer an attractive salary together with an excellent training programme and a commitment to ongoing personal development.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to developing our staff.

We positively encourage applications regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief and age.

All Appointments are subject to an acceptable enhanced Disclosure and Barring disclosure.

Organization: 
Jeesal Group
Residence: 
Salcasa
Ashwood
Location: 
Buxton
Occupational fields: 
Support Staff
Fields of study: 
Health / Care management
Employment type: 
Full time
Part time
Salary: 
£16,848 pa plus benefits and enhancements
Required general skills: 
healthcare knowledge
Learning Disabilities Experience
Required IT skills: 
MS Office (in general)
Closing date: 
Friday, 25 January, 2019