Support Workers - Newark
Barker Ross Health & Social care are looking for experienced individuals to join our team in the Newark
We are eager to hear from dedicated and passionate Support Workers who want to make a difference.
Candidates are required to have a strong back ground in learning disabilities, autism or mental health, for an exciting and innovative opportunity to support a young male client who has complex needs. Our aim is to increase the quality of life for our client, through the use of positive behavioural support.
To achieve this, you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team, which will include professionals from the fields of psychology, psychiatry, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy and nursing, all working alongside a dedicated management team.
A minimum of 6-12 months recent experience of supporting client with complex learning disabilities/mental health/autism
Experience of dealing with challenging behaviour, including training and use of Team Teach, MAPA or similar
Strong teamwork ethic and the ability to work collaboratively to achieve results
The ability to remain calm under pressure and demonstrate resilience
Strong communication skills and a positive, pro-active and person-centred approach
Experience of/willingness to support with personal care
We support our clients 24 hours a day 7 days a week, so you will need to be prepared to undertake shift patterns within those hours, on a flexible basis.
In this role, you will benefit from highly competitive pay rates, Full E-learning training & Uniform.
We welcome applications from all suitably experienced candidates and look forward to hearing from you.
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.