Support Worker
Ref: CYG07171


  • Location
  • Cygnet Walkern Lodge - 14A Walkern Road, Stevenage SG1 3QX
  • Salary
  • £9.40 in probation then £9.85 thereafter
  • Hours
  • Full Time / Part Time /Bank
  • Closing date
  • 30/11/2019
  • 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.

    Your Day-to-Day…

    You’ll be working 40 hours per week in a an enhanced community residential home providing outcome focused care for adults with learning disabilities, who may have behaviours that challenge and associated complex needs.

    • 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
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    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
    • NHS employee discount
    • 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!

     

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

     

     

     

     

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