Senior Support Worker, Leeds
£9.55 per hour
We are looking for a Senior Support Worker living close to the Leeds area of West Yorkshire. You will be joining a modern, purpose built residential home for young adults living with Learning Disabilities, challenging behaviours and associated complex needs.
Do you want to really make an impact to someone’s future?
This is an exciting opportunity to join organisation with an outstanding reputation for innovation in the sector, you’ll benefit from a vibrant, supportive culture designed to help you thrive and progress. You will be working in a modern residential service for up to 12 people, helping to create a safe and positive environment for the people in your care. The individuals are at the heart of what they do, they believe that every person deserves to be full citizens in their community and disability should be no barrier.
As their Senior Support Worker, you will ensure that all practices comply with legal requirements and company policies and procedures. You will be a positive role model and you support your team to develop, inspiring them to always strive for the highest standards to make the biggest difference to the lives of the people you support. The role will include providing guidance and assistance with living skills and personal hygiene, whilst encouraging their independence.
What experience & skills are required?
- You will have excellent leadership skills and have been in a senior position before.
- You will have experience working in a Residential, Learning Disabilities or Mental Health setting.
- You will have experience of managing and resolving crisis and conflict within the workplace.
If you are excited by this amazing job opportunity, we would love to hear from you. Health & Social Care Jobs 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.
The home is close to local services and amenities, including major transport links. The job is commutable from Leeds, Bradford, Otley, Keighley and surrounding areas.