Support Worker
Ref: CYG36879

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Location
Lindsay House, DD3 9AG
Salary
£12.15 per/hour
Hours
Full Time
Closing date
Tuesday 16 July 2024

We are looking for a confident Support Worker with a passion for delivering outstanding care.

You’ll be working 36 hours a week, making a positive difference to the lives of the people in our care at Lindsay House.

Lindsay House consists of two bespoke single person apartments providing a more independent living environment. Lindsay House is suitable for individuals with a learning disability who also have additional complex needs and behaviours that may challenge, requiring bespoke staffing packages.

The individuals at Lindsay House are supported to access the extensive array of community amenities, including leisure centres, social clubs, shops, colleges, and work placement settings. They may also enjoy walks and visits to the nearby botanical gardens and Discovery Quay.

Our newly developed service has been designed with wellness in mind, providing a safe and comfortable environment that promotes independent living based on the specific individual requirements.

At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development.

You’ll also enjoy shopping, travel and leisure discounts – as well as a range of healthcare and financial benefits – to support you to be happy both in and out of work.

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day.


Your day-to-day…

  • Support both management and team members in the day-to-day running of the service
  • Ensure duties are allocated effectively and safely
  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all the people in our care
  • Provide guidance & encouragement through physical & emotional support
  • Learn about individuals’ specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
  • Assist with medical & welfare needs and report as required
  • Safeguard
  • Maintain a safe & clean environment for all

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Opportunities for further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Flexible working with the opportunity for overtime
  • Regular coaching & appraisal
  • Expert supervision & peer support
  • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
  • Recruitment referrals

You are…

  • Genuinely driven with a desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
  • An excellent communicator & a good team player
  • Sensitive & intuitive with the energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating & varied environment
  • Passionate about empowering & supporting service user independence

Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced PVG check.

Cygnet has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. We have built a reputation for delivering pioneering services and outstanding outcomes. Our expert care enables thousands of individuals to consistently make a positive difference to their lives.
 

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