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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.
This position is for our outreach service North Park where we support a diverse group of service users with a spectrum of needs and abilities to access the community in many ways including support to access activities such as bowling, swimming, zumba and bikeability. We also support people to access college, volunteering positions and a wide range other community based activities.
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.
At Silva Care we strive to deliver the highest quality of care and support by providing person centered services. We understand that choices, needs and aspirations are unique and therefore we plan with you and other people who are important to you to ensure you receive the support you would like.
We 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 including Palliative.
We continuously monitor our services to ensure our support is of the highest quality, and have an active client and parent carer group to ensure you have a say in the services we deliver and help us plan for the future.About you:
Silva Care is looking for people who are passionate and enthusiastic about working in care, no experience or qualifications needed, we will pay you to go through our training process that gets you fully prepared for the job role.
·Compassionate and Caring
·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
·Employee Assistance Programme
·Discounted Staff Caravan
·Wild Place Memberships
·Length of service benefits including additional annual leave.
·& Many More
To apply for this job please visit www.silvacare.org.uk.