We are looking for full time and casual Support Workers to join our fantastic person-centred organisation.
This is a wonderful opportunity for someone looking for a new challenge in a brand-new service in the Shrewsbury area.
We require dedicated and passionate people to support a 30-year-old male who has learning disabilities. We are looking for individuals who enjoy working within a team to improve this gentleman’s quality of life in a proactive way.
This is an amazing opportunity to be part of a brand-new service from day one and assist the staffing and management team to deliver a high-quality care and make a difference within the service.
The support provided is on a 2:1 basis.
You will need to have good communication skills
Experience in working with severe learning disabilities however training will be provided
Experience in a complex care environment or care setting – extensive shadow shifts provided with the staff team and management
Ability to work pro-actively
Have a passion for positive engagement
- Communicating effectively
- Upholding dignity and protecting privacy
- Working co-operatively
- Treating people fairly
- Working responsibly
- Continuing to learn
*Some of our roles requires males, females and are role specific employees only. Where this is indicated, this is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010
37.5 hours per week.
£9.30 per hour
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.
- Previous experience working with individuals in complex care or experience in care setting (full training will be provided|)
- Level two diploma in Health and Social Care
- Level three diploma in Health and Social Care
- Qualifications in Learning Disability Awareness
- Full UK driving licence
- Own car
A full detailed job description can be obtained by contacting our HR team on 01743 272880
Benefits of Working for us
- Competitive pay
- Simply Health Cash Plan
- Long service rewards
- Contributory Pension scheme
- Development opportunities
- Recruitment awards
- Paid enhanced DBS certificate
- Paid training
Closing date to be confirmed
Interview date – To be confirmed
During these times of social distancing, we are committed to guaranteeing you an interview which will be conducted digitally.
“Staff were keen to try new things to enhance the quality of people’s lives. We found the culture of the home to be open, positive and inclusive.”
8 Longbow Close
Tel: 01743 272880
Tel: 01948 804901
West Midlands Office
17 Lichfield Street
Tel: 01922 660813
Park Lane Centre
Tel: 01952 457382