Senior Support Worker
Senior Support Worker
Hft is a national charity that’s been supporting people with learning disabilities since 1962. We provide a range of services including Supported Living, residential, and short breaks, and we lead the field nationally, in utilising new technology.
We believe in the principle of ‘every moment has potential’ and incorporate this in the provision of all our services. Our support staff are at the forefront of this and on a day to day basis you will ensure that Support Worker colleagues deliver the highest standard of care.
Position: Senior Support Worker
Location: New Malden, Surrey
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £22,876 per annum
Benefits Package: Hft Plus benefits package (discounts and rewards across shops, restaurants, gym membership and days out), 20 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays) increasing to 25 days after first year, contributory pension scheme and life assurance, an Employee Assistance Programme, annual staff award schemes, access to award winning training and development.
Closing date: Friday 21 June 2019
Interview date: Thursday 27 June 2019
About the role:
As Senior Support Worker you will be a role model to Support Workers and deliver great support, assisting the Registered Cluster Manager to monitor, report and maintain agreed standards. You will be committed to ensuring the people we support have great lives.
This is an opportunity to develop and use your creative ideas and plan your career development.
You must be able to work varied flexible hours including evenings and weekends (with potential for on-call duties).
You will hold a full, current EU/UK driving licence and a willingness to drive Hft vehicles, as and when required, is essential.
What we will offer you:
We offer a range of benefits and career development opportunities. We’ll give you a comprehensive induction / development programme with support from your local manager and a Learning and Development Specialist.
With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation we are committed to investing in our teams to ensure they have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support others to live the best life possible.
No Agencies Please
You may have experience of the following: Senior Support Worker, Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Support Team Leader, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP etc.