Job Title: Support Worker
Hours: Flexible Full and Part Time Opportunities Available!
No direct experience of working within a care environment but a burning passion for providing outstanding care?
Like the idea of working your way up our career ladder, achieving promotions and qualifications along the way?
Interested in working within one of our specialist Learning Disability services, and making a real difference?
If the answer is yes to any of the above, then you are in the right place!
Whether you’re looking to grow your career, or start it, look no further. Here at Realise, we love the work that we do. And so will you.
Realise is Somerset Care Group’s specialist learning disabilities service who have been recognised for the work we do, including Silver winners in the Outstanding Care Awards, and finalists in the Laing Buisson awards. We are also only one of four providers in the country to achieve national recognition for our work with people that are part of the Transforming Care agenda. Realise provides tailored support for people who may be living with their family, living in their own accommodation or to those who wish to progress to more independent living.
We are seeking Support Workers to assist in providing 3:1 support for a gentleman in his 30's living in his own home in Exeter. He is well liked and personable individual who has a slap stick sense of humour and enjoys a laugh. He has a close relationship with his family, which play an important role his life, they are involved in every aspect of his support and have a close working relationship with the team who support him.
He has multiple neurological and physiological conditions, a learning disability, severe Autism and complex communication needs. He communicates using Total Communication which includes basic sign, verbalising, gesture and body language. There are times where he finds communicating his needs and wants difficult, leading to both self injurious behaviours and behaviours that can be seen as challenging
As part of your role, your duties will include:
Why work for us?
We really care about all of our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:
In order to be considered for the role, you will need to:
Somerset Care Group, so much more than just a career. Do more than a job, change a life…
Apply online today, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call our friendly recruitment team on 0121 713 6944 for more information.
Realise, part of Somerset Care Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.
We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.