Senior Support Worker

EasyWeb NFP
£25000 per annum
18 Sep 2019
16 Oct 2019
Candidate Services
Full Time
Contract Type
Senior Support Worker

Our client provide care, support and housing in London for people who may be homeless, have a learning disability or a mental health need. Their aim is to provide a safe and secure environment to help people recover and maximise their potential. Our clients services place people at the heart of their communities and help them to develop the skills to live independent lives in the way they choose. They work with local people in an environment that promotes and embraces diversity and the differences that make people individuals.

Position: Senior Support Worker
Location: London
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 40 hours per week (24 hour shift pattern)
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Benefits: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension scheme

About the role:

The Senior Support Worker will assist the Manager with the day to day management of the project including staff performance, customer welfare and maintenance of a high standard respectful environment.

You will also be responsible for the provision of a quality service where customers are supported in an empathetic way, to live as independently as possible.

About you:

As a Senior Support Worker, you will have experience of staff management including awareness of good practice in staff supervision. You will also have successful experience of working with adults with complex needs including homelessness / mental health / substance misuse problems and an understanding of the needs of people who sleep rough and have mental health problems.

Additionally, you will have the ability to identify support needs of customers and to inform and implement individually tailored skill plans. You will also have knowledge and understanding of the safeguarding of vulnerable adults and the ability to maintain appropriate recording and filing systems, including good IT skills.

You may have experience of the following: Senior Support Worker, Support Team Leader, Support Coordinator, Support Supervisor, Care Team Leader, Care Supervisor, Care Coordinator, Senior Care Worker, Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Social Care, Healthcare Assistant, Healthcare Worker, Care Worker, Care Staff, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit etc.

Ref: 89193

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