SUPPORT WORKER – PART TIME
16 – 20 HOURS PER WEEK, £8.25-£8.40 per hour
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a new challenge to work in a person centered positive behaviour organisation. This vacancy is based in Bridgnorth in our supported living services supporting adults with learning disabilities to live independently.
About our organisation
Bethphage is a registered charity which was established in 1994 and provides support to adults with learning and physical Disabilities in Shropshire and the West Midlands.
Everything we do is individually designed to enable people to achieve their potential and meet their objectives and need for support. The people that we support may live in their own home, a home that is shared with other people, their family home or a shared care home.
It is the aim of Bethphage to provide outstanding care and support throughout the organisation so it essential that you will be dedicated to providing the highest levels of care that you can.
You will be required to create a team that champions excellent support by actively coaching and modelling respectful positive approaches to achieve the greatest possible independence and quality of life for the people we support, based on an understanding of what is important to and for them.
The user of Bethphage service has autism and routine and rituals are really important. The user of the service will often spend time on their computer in their study doing research and playing games such as Scrabble. This person likes music especially 80’s and 90’s music and has an extensive knowledge of chart music. Sometimes this individual will interact with you but often you will be lone working in their home on a 1:1 basis. This individual needs help with everyday tasks such as cooking, cleaning, shopping, finance and medication.
- Communicating effectively
- Upholding dignity and protecting privacy
- Working co-operatively
- Treating people fairly
- Working responsibly
- Continuing to learn
- Level two diploma in Health and Social Care
- Level three diploma in Health and Social Care
- Own car
- Full UK drivers Licence
A full detailed job description can be obtained by contacting our HR team on 01743 272880
Benefits of Working for us
o Competitive pay
o Simply Health Cash Plan
o Long service rewards
o Contributory Pension scheme
o Development opportunities
o Recruitment awards
o Paid enhanced DBS certificate
o Paid training
Interview date – To be confirmed
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