SUPPORT WORKER - MEOLS DRIVE

£8.91 - £9.50 hourly
  • MHC
  • Meols Drive, Hoylake, Wirral, UK
  • 15 Jul, 2021
Permanent

Job Description

We are looking for Support Workers to join our existing friendly team immediately!

 

Salary:                                  £8.91 - £9.50 per hour (dependent on experience)

Requirements:                 QCF Level 2 Health & Social Care or willing to work towards

Hours of Work:                 42 per week, working on a rota basis

Contract Type:                  Permanent

Benefits of Working with us:

  • Meals Provided
  • On-site parking available
  • Enhancements for Night Shifts and Bank Holiday’s (double pay)
  • Free Eye Care Vouchers
  • Comprehensive Learning & Development Package
  • Work Place Pension with Legal & General where applicable
  • We also offer Health & Social Care QCF qualifications

Company Funded Benefits: Free DBS check, Flu vaccination and Hepatitis B vaccination

About the Role: We have a vacancy for you to join an existing friendly team, supporting individuals with a learning disability/Autism, to lead a full and meaningful life. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills, share your experiences and really make a difference to the lives of those we support.

If you are ready for an exciting and varied role where you will support individuals to achieve a good quality of life through rehabilitation programmes and progressing them to live in and be part of the community. The rehabilitation process may include visiting leisure centres, college courses, sports clubs, leisure interests and much more besides.

It may be that you want a change, fresh start or just want to bring your skills to Meols Drive where at the same time you can benefit from support and guidance from the management team.  There will be an opportunity for you to access our bespoke training package.

The ideal candidate for this post will have experience in learning disabilities (however this is not essential).  Within this role you will need an understanding of, medication procedures, safeguarding policies and procedures, motivation skills, be self-motivated, flexible and organised.  You will also be required to manage difficult care and complex individuals that present challenging behaviour.

Skills: Strong communicator, creative, motivated, ability to cope in challenging situations, understand and support individuals to lead a good quality of life whilst achieving positive outcomes along the way.

About the Service:  Situated in the coastal town of Hoylake, Meols Drive boasts panoramic views over Liverpool bay and the Royal Liverpool Golf Course. The service provides residential with nursing support to men (aged 18years+) living with a learning disability and/ or additional complex needs including Autism and Mental Health conditions.

Equal Opportunities: MHC are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements for this role regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

How to Apply:  Please complete the short application and upload your CV, alternatively for an informal discussion about this role you can contact Konie Bwoni on 0151 632 7010 or MHC Workforce on 01824 572 020.

*Please note, successful candidates must be aged 18 or over*

(We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest).

We are able to facilitate interviews via our virtual platform, additional cleanliness measures have been put in place in all MHC services to ensure the safety of our residents, patients and staff is maintained. Masks are also available to all visitors.