Job Title: Support Worker (Care)
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Salary Range: £17,681 - £18,672 pa (pro rata for part-time)
Hours: 37 per week
Golden Dell and Heronswood Road is a supported Living service for 12 adults with learning disabilities.
You must be able to work as part of a team and be able to use your own initiative, implementing support plans which enable the person to live as independently as possible in their community. The support plan details the personal care and daily living needs of each person and how they wish this support to be given. Duties will include some personal care and any other tasks that may be required by the needs of the service.
You will also be expected to carry out domestic duties to support people to keep their living environment clean and hygienic
You will be required to attend staff meetings and mandatory training. This will include a 5 day induction programme.
You will be competent using computer systems to organise and record information clearly and accurately or be able to attend training in these areas. You will be able to use your own initiative as well as work as part of a team. An important part of the role is being aware of risks at all times and reviewing how they can be minimised.
You will be expected to work on a 4 week rota basis which includes lone working, shift working earlies, lates, sleep-ins, every other weekend and all public holidays including Christmas.
Full training for the role will be given and you will be expected to complete your Care Certificate (where applicable) within the 26 week probation period.
Closing Date: 30th September 2018
Interview Date: TBC
For an informal discussion please contact Linda Dutton on 01707 391354/338702 or Karen Evans on 01707 395871