Support Worker

Recruiter
Exemplar Health Care
Location
Leeds
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
12 Sep 2019
Closes
16 Sep 2019
Ref
1256114154
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Worker When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed. Support Worker, Full Time, Part Time and Bank Copperfields, Leeds Salary - £ - £ ;(Dependent on Experience) Based on a 42-hour contract you will actually work hours per week on average due to unpaid breaks Hours: Full-Time or Part-Time hours available (Options: 24, 36, 42 or 48 hours available) Shifts: Days, Nights, Mixed or Bank. We are looking for Support Workers to join our team to deliver outstanding care within our complex care home opening September 2019 We are pleased to announce the opening of Copperfields. Copperfields will provide care for 30 adults living with a range of complex nursing needs including mental health conditions, complex dementia and challenging behaviours. Key duties: Provide a high level of personal, physical and emotional care. Provide personal care such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and on occasion, assisting with meal times. Promote independence, dignity, respect and choice across service users. Support social and recreational activities; both in and out the home individually, or as part of a group. Maintain care records; recording observations, activities and assessments. On occasion, welcome and train new members into your care team. Requirements: Previous care experience within a repeatable health care provider and NVQ qualifications in Health and Social Care are desirable, but not essential as full training will be given. Previous supervisory experience within health care would also be advantageous but isn't essential. About you: Our support workers will provide warmth, enthusiasm and compassion when providing care to our service users. You will always strive to provide great quality holistic care, making every day better than the last by working pro-activity to meet the needs of our service users. You will also be a team player, demonstrating outstanding communication skills and will be able to demonstrate effective team ; You will lead, demonstrating outstanding professional practice whilst coaching others in your team. You will promote the core values of care, maintaining independence and dignity while assisting with personal care, ensuring the physical and emotional needs of our service users are met. Benefits: weeks holiday. Exemplar rewards - Including: retail and high street restaurant and Pub discounts, holiday discounts and 2 for 1 cinema tickets . Employee assistance program - 24 hour helpline. Pension plan. Free car parking. Free uniform. Outstanding career progression. Comprehensive 4 working day induction program. Opportunity to progress and complete NVQ qualifications. Refer a friend scheme - up to £1500 per referral Additional info/about Exemplar: Exemplar provides the highest levels of quality care, and that means care for our staff as well as the people in our complex care homes. When you join Exemplar, you bring your energy and commitment to delivering the best care ;Our mission is to make every day better for everyone we care for and work ; At Exemplar, we enhance the lives of our services users, families and staff by providing everyone with equal opportunities to develop, grow and reach their potential - irrespective of health or ability.