Support Worker (Learning Disabilities)

Jeesal Group
£15,000 - £19,999
12 Mar 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

We are currently looking for Learning Disability Support Workers for our Hospital, based at Cawston, near Aylsham.

Full time, part time and bank opportunities are available and shifts include night shifts, day shifts and weekend work on a rota basis.

If you want to make a genuine difference to peoples lives, apply today and let us welcome you to a truly meaningful career with Jeesal.

Support Worker – Job Overview and Responsibilities

To engage proactively and work alongside patients and their families, carers and significant others to build positive working alliances.

Act at all times as a role model for patients and be actively involved in engaging patients in daily activities, educational programme, behavioural support programmes and leisure/recreational activities.

Ensure the consistent delivery of all assessment and treatment programmes.

Support the Charge Nurse, Nurses’ and Senior Support Workers with duties designated to them.

Represent the service in a professional manner.

Employment Details

The Jeesal Group is a family run company and is one of the largest providers of residential care in Norfolk.The Jeesal Group has been a leading provider of dedicated support and differing services for people with learning disabilities for 25 years.

Cawston Park Hospital is a private independent hospital based in Cawston in North Norfolk, near to the villages of Aylsham and Reepham.

The Hospital provides assessment, treatment and rehabilitation services. We have three main units which offer support in both locked and open rehabilitation. The units support people with learning disabilities who are experiencing distressed behaviour.

We have a number of single bespoke service provisions for people who find living with others difficult, together with flats where we support people to improve their independent skills prior to discharge.

As well as our Hospital in Cawston, we also have residential homes situated in Norwich, Cromer, Buxton, North Walsham, Fakenham and surrounding areas.

We offer an attractive salary, comprehensive induction training and a commitment to personal and professional development opportunities and demonstrable career progression.

Full time, part time and bank opportunities are available and shifts include day shifts, night shifts and weekend work on a rota basis.

For an informal discussion, contact Nicholas Hall, Human Resources, Head Office, via 01603 937632, or apply now for immediate consideration.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to developing our staff.

We positively encourage applications regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.

All Appointments are subject to an acceptable DBS disclosure.

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