• Downend
  • Full time
  • Part time
  • Hourly Rate: £8.91-£10.50

Website Silva Care

Silva care are looking for people of all ages and backgrounds who care.
Rated outstanding by CQC, Silva Care are a family run care organisation supporting adults with learning disabilities within supported living and in the community, across Bristol and south Gloucestershire .
No experience is required but a strong desire to be within social care is. Full training is provided, opportunities to achieve Diploma’s levels 2 -5 in social care, apprenticeships, fantastic career opportunities into management and an ever growing portfolio of staff perks with a keen eye on wellbeing.

Full Manual UK driving licence required
Silva Care Ltd are currently recruiting for support workers to join our friendly hardworking team. The vacancies in this location are for full time hours, applicants should be available to be fully flexible including every other weekend. Candidates should hold a full UK driving license and be able to assist in transport.
As a support worker you will help to provide person-centred support to our services users across a range of different services offered by the organisation. Our services include, outreach, supported living and short breaks.
Our Support Workers are paid on an hourly basis between £8.91 and £10.50 per hour with competitive evening, weekend, and length of service enhancements.

Job Role;
The Oaks house is based in Frenchay. We offer outreach, short breaks, and a small amount of home care and supported living to adults with learning disabilities and complex health needs. We have 4 bedrooms for short breaks and support 3 individuals in our supported living annex. We support a small number of individuals with outreach and homecare. The majority of the guys are supported on a 1:1 basis. We encourage staff involvement in planning activities. Staff are also involved along with family members in the development of the individual’s PCP (Person Centred Plan).

The role of the support worker is to support adults with learning disabilities in a vibrant environment with every aspect of their lives to improve their quality of life. This includes support to meet dietary needs, social inclusion, personal care, finances, support to keep their environment clean and safe and support to any medical appointments. Support given will be in a person-centred way and to a high standard to ensure our service users are safe.

Person Specification;
·Compassionate and Caring
·Positive Attitude
·Be able to communicate well with people
·Ability to assess situations and be able to take appropriate action
·Flexible and able to adapt to the changing needs of service users and the service
·Right to work in the UK

Company Benefits;
·Employee Assistance Programme
·Discounted Fitbit
·Discounted Staff Caravan
·Wild Place Memberships
·Techscheme
·Length of service benefits including additional annual leave.
·& Many More

Provider Details:

Provider Details:
Silva Care Ltd

Silva Care strive to deliver the highest quality of care and support by providing person centred services. We understand that choices, needs and aspirations are unique to each individual. Silva Care provide services for a wide range of different needs including people with learning disabilities, autism, dementia, mental health, acquired brain injury and health care needs. You can find out more about our services and what we do at https://www.silvacare.org.uk/

About you:

·Compassionate and Caring
·Positive Attitude
·Be able to communicate well with people
·Ability to assess situations and be able to take appropriate action
·Flexible and able to adapt to the changing needs of service users and the service
·Right to work in the UK

New Starter Benefits:
Paid DBS check
Paid induction

To apply for this job please visit www.silvacare.org.uk.