We are looking for a Senior Support Worker with team leading experience to work with people with learning and physical disabilities in our 16-person Residential Care centre.  The job involves providing care and supporting people to live as independently as possible.

You will have NVQ Diploma Level 3 in Health and Social Care plus experience of leading a team. You need flexibility to work one of two shifts covering the hours 07.30 – 13.30 and 14.30 – 21.30, including alternate weekends. Full-time employees provide sleep-in cover on a regular basis (2-3 times per month) for which you receive additional pay of £32.50 per sleep-in.

About You – Essential 

  • NVQ Diploma Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent experience
  • At least 2 years’ experience in the care sector
  • Experience of team leading
  • Ability to drive Grange vehicles
  • Ability to work as part of a team and alone
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to shifts and rotas
  • Basic administrative and IT skills

 Desirable 

  • Experience of supervising staff

Benefits

  • 33 days’ annual leave including bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Annual salary review
  • Extensive internal training & development programme
  • Opportunity to study for QCF levels 2 and 3

For a chat call: 01372 452608 or email [email protected]k

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