Job Family : Senior Support Worker
Location : Dumfries, Dumfries
Pay Rate (£) : £10ph
Vacancy Reference : 029260
Role : Senior Support Worker
About the Role :
Abbey Gardens is a nursing care home which provides 24 hour care and support to older people with complex mental health needs and associated sensory and physical disabilities.
These disabilities may be complex and include enduring health conditions and behavioural support.
As a senior support worker you will lead a team of support workers to deliver exceptional care. You will promote resilience and enthusiasm throughout the staff team to ensure everyone works effectively and cohesively in the best interests of the people we support.
You will be involved in the day to day maintenance of support plans, reviews, medication, finances and supervisions in addition to other responsibilities and duties.
You will have a hands on approach leading the team to develop their independence in all aspects of everyday life. This could include personal care, meal preparation, and taking part in hobbies & activities.
You’ll be out and about, enjoying life together and no single day will be the same.
Due to the nature of the role, you should have previous senior or leadership experience within a similar environment.
You will also enjoy benefits including :
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COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times.
We have an in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance.
Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe.
To ensure that we can keep both the People we Support and our workforce safe, it is a requirement that all frontline staff who work for Voyage Care are willing to be vaccinated against Covid 19.
Role Specific Requirements -
Driver : Flexible on Driver Requirement
Gender : No Specific Requirement