Adult Support Worker

  • Location:

    Dover, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disability

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Louise Fullard

  • Contact email:

    louise@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/218/SW/CANTEBURY1

  • Consultant:

    Louise Fullard

  • Salary:

    £9.50ph

Adult Support Worker, Canterbury

We are looking for caring and dedicated Adult Support Workers living close to the Canterbury area of Kent. No Experience is necessary as a very high standard of training and mentorship is provided to develop you into an AMAZING Support Worker.

  • £9.50 per hour, Full & Part Time Contracts,
  • Paid DBS
  • Free Training
  • Career progression opportunities

This provider has a strongly person-centred approach, and they work hard to deliver high quality care. One of their board members has a history of campaigning for disability rights and another who has some 44 years’ experience as a social worker, they all aspire to transform lives. Every person matters to them and this is an example of the wonderful work they do, “Not only do they never give up on our daughter, but they always make us feel important and respected.”

As one if their Support Workers, you will be working within a Residential Service rated as Outstanding for Caring and overall Good by the CQC and would become part of a staff team described as being “dedicated and motivated” and “proud of the work they undertake” the environment and successes they achieve every day is testament to the Leadership of the dedicated Registered Manager.  

The service supports Adults who have varying physical and learning disabilities aswell as more complex healthcare needs including Dementia. The people living at the service are very active and take part in many leisure and education activities and they want fun Support Workers who want to be busy taking part in activities with them. 

Duties

  • Support people with everyday education and leisure tasks
  • To support the individual according to his/her needs and aspirations
  • To maintain accurate notes and records
  • To Support people outside of the home or whilst taking part in activities.
  • To maintain effective communication with people families.
  • To keep people safe, secure and advocate on their behalf when needed.

There are fantastic opportunities to learn and progress in this role. It can be challenging, but the rewards of seeing an individual overcome hurdles in their life and achieve their goals is something else!  Change lives, make a difference

If you are excited by this amazing job opportunity to become a Support Worker, then we would love to hear from you. We are proud to recruit for the Social Care Sector and when you click on apply, one of our friendly careers advisors will contact you to discuss this in more detail. We only employ experts, so you can always rely on us to look after you during your career change.