Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £16200 per annum + Sick Pay Child Care Vouchers
Posted: about 1 year ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Julie Appleyard

Senior Support Worker

Job Description

Senior Support Worker
£16,200 Per annum

Knowledge and experience of working in a Senior Role

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Support Worker to work in our Supported Living service in Leeds where you will be part of a team supporting 4 Females in their own home.

20 days paid annual leave (plus 8 bank holidays , pro rata for part time) , which increases after 3 and 5 years service
pension contribution
Childcare vouchers

Who we are looking for

We have an opportunity for a Senior Support Worker to join us and support individuals to live the lives they choose. Because we are all different, your role as a Senior Support Worker will be varied - what you do and how you do it will depend on the needs of the individuals you are supporting. You will have the opportunity to get involved in the leadership of the service, helping to organise rotas, maintain records and supervise colleagues.

Requirements for the role

  • Experience of working as a Senior in a previous post
  • Able to rota staff manage and delegate
  • Administer medication
  • Personal Care Moving handling and hoist
  • Provide a safe and happy environment for clients to live in
  • Write care pland and risk assessments
  • Attend professionals meetings
  • Work on a flexible rolling rota
  • Provide complex care i.e stoma, peg, observations
  • Have an NVQ L3 in Health and Social Care
  • Have a good understanding of Learning difficulty and challenging behaviour

Who are we

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Established in 1988 Barker Ross has been matching people with positions right across England. We are an independent company with a growing network off offices around the country, which makes us ideally situated to help you find the right position whether it be temporary or permanent.

Our team of specialist Health and Social staff work stringently within the Care Quality Commission guidelines, which ensures you are always in a safe, regulated environment.

If this role or any other post is of interest to you please send your most up to date CV to or call me on 0113 3200328


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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