Learning Disability Senior Care and Support Worker

£9.91 hourly
  • The Fremantle Trust
  • Cotswold Cottage, Hazlemere, High Wycombe
  • 29 Jul, 2021

Job Description

Are you passionate about care? Do you want to finish your day knowingyou’ve made a difference to someone’s life?

If you answer yes, then we have the career for you!

About the Role

The purpose of your new job is to give the highest quality care within ourhomes. This will include:

  • Supporting people with learning disabilities
  • Provide leadership to a team of Learning Disability Care Workers
  • Liaising with health professionals
  • Organising key sessions for team members
  • Ensuring high standards of care are maintained
  • Enhancing the lives of our people by providing first class care

About you!

Ideally with NVQ Level 3 (or working towards it), you’ll have experience ofsupporting individuals with a learning disability and be able todemonstrate leadership skills. Indeed, you’ll be something of a role modelwhen it comes to exceptional care practice. You’ll have experience ofcarrying out team building training and troubleshooting day–to–day issuesand happy to roll your sleeves up and get on with things if someone doesn’tturn up for work.

Why work for us?

"I’ve never enjoyed a job as much as I do this one, working with TheFremantle Trust. We’re like a family, it’s a great working environment andI’m always learning!"

  • We are committed to your development, with clear career pathways andtraining and support to help you reach your goals.
  • Competitive pay rate of £9.91 Per Hour with the followingenhancement £4.00 Per Hour for Bank Holidays
  • We provide a fully paid DBS, generous holiday, pension and lifeassurance
  • Corporate induction and training for your care certificate
  • We promote a friendly and supportive working environment withflexible shift patterns
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • The Fremantle Benefit Hub – provides access to numerous amazingdiscounts and offers. Deals can be found for insurance, travel, restaurant,shopping, family care, care rentals, your favourite local establishmentsand much more!

About Us

Established since 1992, we’re a charity and not–for–profit organisationthat provides care and support for older people and adults with learningdisabilities. Today, we have 1500 staff supporting over 1,100 residents atservices across Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, and MiltonKeynes.

As a care provider we have a duty of care to our service users andemployees to ensure we operate in a safe environment. To ensure we complywith the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment)(Coronavirus) Regulations 2021 ("the Regulations"), you will need to befully vaccinated against Covid–19 unless clinically exempt.

From time to time we may require you to take part in other mandatory healthtesting and health vaccination programmes.

All Fremantle staff must understand and actively participate in theSafeguarding, Health and Safety and Equality and Diversity policies andprocedures to ensure that people who use services, other staff andstakeholders are safe and respected in Fremantle services

This could be the best job you ever do – so what are you waiting for?