Learning Disability Senior Care and Support Worker

£9.80 hourly
  • The Fremantle Trust
  • Downley Lodge, High Wycombe
  • 22 Jul, 2021
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Job Description

 Are you passionate about care? Do you want to finish your day knowing you’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 our homes. 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 of supporting individuals with a learning disability and be able to demonstrate leadership skills. Indeed, you’ll be something of a role model when it comes to exceptional care practice. You’ll have experience of carrying out team building training and troubleshooting day–to–day issues and happy to roll your sleeves up and get on with things if someone doesn’t turn up for work.

 

Why work for us?

“I’ve never enjoyed a job as much as I do this one, working with The Fremantle Trust. We’re like a family, it’s a great working environment and I’m always learning!”



·         We are committed to your development, with clear career pathways and training and support to help you reach your goals.

·         Competitive pay rate of £9.91 Per Hour with the following enhancement £4.00 Per Hour for Bank Holidays

·         We provide a fully paid DBS, generous holiday, pension and life assurance

·         Corporate induction and training for your care certificate

·         We promote a friendly and supportive working environment with flexible shift patterns

·         Employee Assistance Programme

·         The Fremantle Benefit Hub – provides access to numerous amazing discounts and offers. Deals can be found for insurance, travel, restaurant, shopping, family care, care rentals, your favourite local establishments and much more!


About Us

Established since 1992, we’re a charity and not–for–profit organisation that provides first class care and support for older people and adults with learning disabilities. Today, we have approx. 1,500 staff supporting over 1,100 residents at services across Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, and Milton Keynes. Come and join a great team!

As a care provider we have a duty of care to our service users and employees to ensure we operate in a safe environment. Therefore from time to time we will require you to take part in mandatory health testing and health vaccination programmes.


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