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Job Opportunity: Support Worker:Cygnet Health Care

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Support Worker

Job Listing reference: J103-A-20-20454

   . Cygnet Health Care
   . Broughton Lodge
Job location:
   . Broughton Lodge, London Road, Oak Grove, Macclesfield, SK11 0JG
   . £8.90 (£9.05 post probation)
Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.
Broughton Lodge is a 20 bed specialist residential service for adults with autism and learning disabilities who may present with behaviours that challenge. We aim to provide a safe, comfortable and effective care environment for those in our care, promoting independence and community integration.
We are currently recruiting for support workers to support our residents in the provision of care; ensuring Individuals retain as much of their dignity and individuality as possible as well as being involved in the general activities of the home. No practice or qualifications needed as we provide full training and Induction.

In this function you'll:

   » Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our residents
   » Work in the residential area, providing guidance and encouragement to residents through physical and emotional support
   » Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment for our residents to live in, which will involve undertaking some domestic tasks and complying with policies and procedures
   » Assist residents with their medical and welfare needs and report as required
   » Safeguard residents
   » Lgain about individuals' specific needs and provide help in the most appropriate way
   » Administer medication
   » Follow and lgain specific behavioural support techniques
   » Work alongside multi-disciplinary professionals such a psychology, psychiatry and occupational therapy

We're looking for people who have:

   » Excellent communication expertise and the capability to be a good team player
   » The sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for the residents
   » A genuine desire to make a real difference in people's lives
   » Flexibility to work 12 hour night shifts on a rota basis
   » Driving licence and own transport desirable due to rural location of home and lack of public transport

In return we'll offer you:

   » Full training including access to level 2 and 3 health and social care qualifications
   » Opportunity to access management qualifications level 3 and 5
   » Opportunity for guaranteed overtime at x1.5- Exclusive to Broughton Lodge
   » Overtime above 42hrs paid at £14.20 per hour
   » Employee Discount Scheme
   » DBS paid
   » 28 days paid annual leave
   » Regular coaching and support
   » Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
   » Free meals on duty
   » Free parking at site
   » Blue light card- NHS discounts- A wide variety of offers from categories such as holidays, rail travel, cars, days out, fashion, gifts, insurance, phones and many other items.
Please note: prosperous candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Job Type:
   . Permanent
Working pattern:
   . 42 hours - 12 hour shifts on a rota basis including weekends
Pay Scheme:
   . Other
Staff Group:
   . Allied Health Professionals
   . Autism Services

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