Female Support Worker (days)

  • Frances Taylor Foundation
  • England, UK
  • 01 Feb, 2024
Permanent

Job Description

Job Role: Support Worker

Hours: Full Time- 37.5 hours

Shift Patterns: Earlies 7am-3pm & Lates 1.30pm-9.30pm- Must be rotatable to work both shift patterns

Pay Rate: £12.20 - £12.50 per hour

Location: St Raphaels, The Butts, Brentford, TW8 8BQ

Do you like to help people reach their full potential? Be the Difference: Join Us as a Care Assistant!

We believe that each person must be at the centre of their world, and of the support and care they may require to lead life to the full in their own way.

We recruit based on values - you do not need to have experience, as we provide all the training required!

About Us:

The Frances Taylor Foundation provides a comprehensive array of social care and support services, all rooted in a person-centred approach. We operate across Liverpool and Merseyside, Brighton and Hove, and Greater London.

Our services have a rich history. In the 1980s and 1990s, as the UK transitioned from large institutions to smaller community-based care for people with learning disabilities, we were at the forefront. We've continued to evolve, modernising our offerings to meet the changing needs and preferences of those we support. Some of our services are housed in brand new facilities, reflecting our commitment to innovation and understanding the unique aspirations of individuals. If you believe in personalised care and are ready to make a meaningful impact, we'd love to have you join us.

About the Role:

As a Support Worker, you'll join a committed team that delivers high-quality care and support. This pivotal role involves:

  • Assisting residents with daily living activities such as personal care, administering medication, and mealtime support.
  • Organising and encouraging daily activities that contribute to residents' well-being, enhance their autonomy, and preserve their dignity.
  • Offering companionship and positive reinforcement through meaningful interactions and active engagement with residents.

About St Raphaels:

St. Raphael's Home is a warm and supportive residence for 21 people with learning disabilities. We offer two buildings: St. Raphael's with eight en-suite rooms and Fatima House with 13 single bedrooms. Both provide personal care, with St. Raphael's offering overnight support and Fatima House offering round-the-clock care with a higher staff-to-resident ratio.

Our Residents enjoy our large sensory garden, activity room, and a variety of in-house activities, from arts and crafts to aromatherapy. Our person-centered approach means each resident gets individualised care plans, ensuring comfort, safety, and independence. Plus, with our open visit policy, family and friends are always welcome.

Discover St. Raphael's Home, where comfort and care come together.

We really care about our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:

  • Excellent Training and Development
  • £750 recommend a friend bonus.
  • Comprehensive company sick pay scheme
  • Pension scheme contributions
  • Training and continuing professional development opportunities.
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • 28 days Annual Leave

'I have worked with the Frances Taylor Foundation for over three years and can honestly say this is the best organisation I have worked for'.

If you would like to have a chat with our friendly onboarding team, please call us on 0121 713 8335.

In line with the Equality Act 2010, this role has a genuine occupational need for a specific gender requirement.