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Community Support Worker – Residential

Location:Northampton
Salary:£17372 per-annum
Position:Community Support Worker
Date Posted:
Job Ref:CSWKM
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Community Support Worker – Residential

At Olympus Care Services we pride ourselves on delivering outstanding customer service and are always looking for friendly and enthusiastic people to join our team. We are now looking for a Community Support Worker to join our Younger Adults service.

 

As a Community Support Worker you will be responsible for leading the shift, so excellent leadership and communication skills are key in this role. You will also liaise with other care professionals as and when needed. Working closely with customers you will help to determine on-going reablement requirements and establish appropriate support plans. You will also be responsible for ensuring that customer care plans are regularly updated and successfully implemented.

You will have excellent leadership skills and will be responsible for shift leading.  You will be a good communicator and be able to effectively direct staff on shift, and to liaise with other professionals and health providers.   Above all you will demonstrate a passion for providing high quality care and support to our customers. You must be able to work flexibly, covering earlies, lates,  alternate weekends, and occasional sleeps for 365 days of the year. You will be enthusiastic and able to work to deadlines, being experienced in a care setting preferably with a qualification in adult health and social care.

Ultimately the successful candidate will be a fantastic communicator at all levels, be flexible and reliable, able to work to deadlines and also be able to meet the physical demands of the role.

Full time. Rota includes Early 07:00-15:00 & Late shifts 15:00-23:00 and alternative/every weekend. 

If you already have experience working in care, and are looking to continue progressing your career – this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

Location – Eleanor Lodge – Northampton

Benefits:

•Up to 6 weeks’ leave (pro rata for part-time)

•Competitive pay rates

•Discount at high street brands for money of shopping, food and days away

•Comprehensive initial induction and continual personal development including opportunities to gain accredited qualifications

•Pension Scheme

•Sick Pay Scheme*

 

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