Bank Support Worker
Ref: CYG09549

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  • Location
  • Oakhurst Lodge, 137 Lyndhurst Road, Ashurst, Southampton, SO40 7AW
  • Salary
  • £9.45 per hour plus 12.1% Annual Leave Allowance
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 28/05/2020
  • Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    Oakhurst Lodge is an 8 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 integratio

    We are currently recruiting for casual/bank support workers who are looking for flexibilty and can offer ad-hoc shifts to cover for annual leave, sickness, training, etc. to suit individual lifestyles and availabilty.

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

    In this role you’ll:

    • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our residents
    • Work in the residential area, providing guidance and encouragement to residents through physical and emotional support
    • Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment for our residents to live in, which will involve undertaking some domestic duties and complying with policies and procedures
    • Assist residents with their medical and welfare needs and report as required
    • Safeguard residents
    • Learn about individuals’ specific needs and provide help in the most appropriate way
    • Follow and learn specific behavioural support techniques

    We're looking for people who have:

    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to be a good team player
    • The sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for the residents
    • A genuine desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
    • Flexibility to work 12 hour shifts 

    In return we’ll offer you:

    • Full training and Induction
    • DBS paid
    • Regular coaching and support
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Free meals on duty
    • Free parking at site
    • Blue light card- NHS discounts- A wide range of offers from categories such as holidays, rail travel, cars, days out, fashion, gifts, insurance, phones and many other items.

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

    If you are interested in the role, please forward over your CV to Southeastrecruitment@cygnethealth.co.uk

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