Support Worker

Recruiter
Croner Management
Location
Norwich
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
17 Feb 2019
Closes
19 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

applicants

We currently have exciting opportunities for motivated and committed support workers to work at our Acute Mental Health Hospital in Mundesley. We offer courtesy transport from Norwich to our hospital in Mundesley Following on from our successful first wave of recruitment we are now expanding the site and as such are looking for like minded professionals with a passion for their profession to join our team. This is a great opportunity to join our service and be part of something exciting. We are a friendly, growing company that puts it's staff at the very heart of our business. For an informal discussion in the first instance please give me a call.

Main duties of the role:-

• Ensure that service user rights are protected.

• Maintain the hygiene, dignity, health and safety of service users at all times.

• Assist service users individually as required to support them with daily routines and activities.

• Observing service users ensuring a safe environment, protecting them from harm.

• Encourage a model of self-care and service user rehabilitation.

• Systematically solve day-to-day basic problematic issues which arise.

• Work in cooperation with members of multi-disciplinary health teams so as to maximise opportunities for service user therapeutic care.

• Assist in the design and administration of an evaluation of the care standards and care service provision.

• If applicable, assist in the administration of medication.

• Assist in the implementation and maintenance of the standards required by legislation related to the registration of the service.

• Maintain an awareness of the Health and Safety requirements. They are looking for:-

• Someone who has a real passion for caring and helping people

• At least 6 months experience of working in a care environment would be beneficial.

• Ideally an NVQ Level 2 and/or 3 - although full training will be provided

• Flexible in their approach to work

• Ability to work on shift/rota pattern

• Good written and verbal communication

• We can offer you:-

• Excellent rates of pay

• Structured career progression in a modern growing company

• Full introductory training and shadowing of shifts for all new starters

• Free staff training.

We have full time permanent positions available. Or if you are interested in Bank work we have a number of openings for anyone wishing to join our bank.

For an informal discussion please don't hesitate to contact me.