Senior Support Worker

A fantastic new job opportunity has arisen for a motivated Senior Support Worker to work in an exceptional nursing home based in the Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading healthcare providers



This service provides support for people with learning disabilities and complex needs who would benefit from living in a more peaceful setting





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*To be considered for this position you must have an NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care

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As the Senior Support Worker your key duties include:



  • Recognise and facilitate the daily needs of residents

  • Conduct formal supervisions and appraisals

  • Contributing to care planning and coaching support workers

  • Take an active professional role in promoting the services offered when dealing with relatives, prospective residents and enquiries

  • Participate in updating and writing care plans and resident documentation

  • Be responsible for making and reporting realistic assessments of each resident to ensure continuity of care

  • Be responsible for administrating medication to the residents in accordance with policies and procedures



The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:



  • At least two years relevant experience in supporting adults with learning difficulties and complex behaviours

  • Good leadership skills with at least 6 months experience working as a senior

  • Personable with a strong work ethic

  • Have a genuine desire to care for others



The successful Senior Support Worker will receive an excellent salary of £13.50 per hour and the annual salary is £25,272 per annum.

This exciting position is a Full Time role for 36 hours a week working through Day Shifts.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:



  • Pension scheme

  • Comprehensive induction and paid training programme with career prospects

  • Enhanced rates for bank holidays

  • Recognition schemes (Employee of the Month and Company Care Awards)

  • Paid breaks

  • Refer a friend scheme

  • Costs for an enhanced DBS

  • Rewards for years of service



Reference ID: 4517


To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV




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