Adult Support Worker

  • Location

    Manchester, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disabilities, Mental Health

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £10.00 + per hour (depending on experience), paid mileage, £70 sleep overs

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    384/SW/SMANCS

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-29

We are looking for full time Adult Support Workers in the South Manchester area of Greater Manchester. Experience is preferred but not essential as full training can be provided.

Location

This job is easily commutable from Stretford, Sale, Urmston, Eccles, Irlam, Cadishead, Altrincham, Timperley, Hale, Hale Barns, Bowden, Partington, Old Trafford, Whalley Range, Moss-side and Hulme areas of Manchester.

Pay Rates, Hours & Benefits

  • £10.00 + per hour (depending on experience), paid mileage, £70 sleep overs + Pension
  • Regular 40+ hours per week, Flexible availability Required.
  • Flexible Shift patterns available, 7am-3pm, 3pm-10pm, 9pm-9am.
  • 3 day’s emergency paid leave per annum.
  • Quarterly team social events including functions at local restaurants

About the company

You would be joining a family run business, which was originally founded by a family who set up their first day service centre in their own home.  They did this after realising there was a strong need for day-care support in their local area. They are an award winning, high quality provider of person-centred social care services for anyone over the age of 16. They support people with a range of needs including learning disability, physical disability, mental health, dementia and sensory needs. Their care setting and accommodation is very modern and includes a state-of-the-art Hydrotherapy unit and full sensory suite too.

Job description

As their Adult Support Worker, you will support service users to live independently in supported living accommodation across two separate dwellings, as well as a 5-bedroom respite centre on site. You will build and maintain warm trusting relationships with service users and their families and encourage each adult to achieve their goals. You will also support them to enjoy a range of activities both in their home which will include, managing their bills, assisting the preparation of meals and helping with housework. There may also be elements of personal care involved  with some of the residents. Your will also plan trips and accompany them out and about in the local community. You will implement each person’s individual care plan and work towards agreed targets.

How to Apply

If you have any questions about this Adult Support Worker job, please click on the apply button. Once you have applied, we will able to carry out an initial pre-screen of your application, and your CV & application is then passed to the end employer who would then contact you directly to progress your application further. This would usually be within 5 working days’ of applying and this telephone conversation is for you to ask any questions you may have and the end employer to find out more about you.