Support Worker
Ref: CYG06218


  • Location
  • Squirrels, The Squirrels, Manor Road, Chilworth, SO16 7JE
  • Salary
  • £9.10 per hour / £9.45 after probation
  • Closing date
  • 19/09/2019
  • Location
    Manor Road, Chilworth, Hampshire, SO16 7JE
    Salary
    £9.10 per hour / £9.45 after probation
    Closing date
    26/09/2019

    Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    We are looking for a professional, ambitious and confident care & support worker.

    A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.

    Support workers with interests in care, responsibility & new challenges are encouraged to apply.

    If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!

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    Your Day-to-Day…

     

    This role will be 42 hours per week working 12 hour shifts.

     

    Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our service users, patients & residents
    Provide guidance and 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 and clean environment for all

     

    You are…

     

    Genuinely driven with a desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
    An excellent communicator and a good team player
    Sensitive and intuitive with the energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating & varied environment
    Helping to empower & support service user independence.

     

     

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

     

    An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    Flexible working with opportunity for overtime
    Regular coaching & appraisal
    Expert supervision & peer support
    Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    Recruitment referrals
    Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice

     

       

     

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

     

    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

    Join us!

    Location Information

  • Location Information

  • The Squirrels is a 9 bed specialist residential service for adults with autism and who may present with behaviours that challenge. We aim to provide a safe, comfortable and effective care environment for those in our care, promoting independence and community integration.

    Person-centred planning is at the heart of everything we do, based on the specific needs of the individuals in our care. We understand that consistency and continuity of care is important for the people we support.

    As part of our care pathway, our service enables residents to build upon earlier learnt skills to achieve further independence, self-advocacy and confidence leading to better
    quality of life. Individuals can gain skills through extended learning on a number of accredited platforms.

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