Support Workers - Clayton (Horton View)

Overview

Reference
Horton View

Salary
£8.20 - £8.90/hour

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- Yorkshire and the Humber -- West Yorkshire -- Bradford

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
Tuesday, October 06, 2020


FULL TIME SUPPORT WORKERS - Clayton near Bradford

Heathcotes Group are excited to announce the opening of Horton View, a brand new supported living service near Bradford. We are currently seeking Support Workers at all levels to join the new opening journey.

We are looking to recruit a brand new staff team to begin the journey of this new project with us!

Training will go ahead throughout November, ready for the service to open at the beginning of December.

Horton View is a supported living service offering self-contained apartments which enable service users to progress through their care pathway and further develop their independent living skills within a spacious, homely environment. Providing enhanced supported living, each property has its own bedroom, bathroom and living space. The apartments benefit from 24-hour staffing and there is a separate staff area where staff can withdraw when support is not required.

Horton View involves the redevelopment of an existing building and will be opened in two phases. Open from November, Phase 1 will offer the first 6 apartments alongside office space. On completion of Phase 2, Horton View will include a total of 14 apartments as well as a communal lounge, staff break-out space and additional office space.

Horton View is situated in Clayton, on the outskirts of Bradford, and is close to a wealth of community facilities and amenities.  Service users can also enjoy the wide range of attractions that the city centre has to offer

 

The Role of a Support Worker:

Encourage individuals to live a life that makes sense to them.

Provide emotional support and encouragement where and when it is needed.

Always using a person-centred approach.

Monitoring & reporting changes in health, behaviour and needs to relevant professionals.

Ensuring the home is organised according to the needs of the service users and that safety measures are in place, you may also be expected to assist with housework, shopping, laundry.

Transporting individuals or escorting to medical or other appointments and social activities.

Supporting those who need it with budgeting and money management.

 

Shift Pattern:  the position will be contracted to 40 hours per week on either days or night.          8am -8pm or 8pm-8am (subject to change to meet the needs of the service)


Requirements:

A compassionate and friendly can-do attitude.

A willingness to work some evenings, weekends & bank holidays.

Drivers preferred but not essential.

 

What we offer in return:

Pay rate is between £8.20-£8.90 per hour dependant on qualifications/experience.

Paid holidays & Paid enhanced DBS check.

Pension scheme.

12-week induction programme working towards achieving the Care Certificate & ongoing training support.

Excellent career progression opportunities.

Refer a friend scheme of £50 (ts&cs apply).

 

If you are looking for a long and rewarding career, where you can really make a difference to the lives of the people we support, and you feel that you have the right values, attitude, and experience for the role of Support Worker, then we are keen to hear from you!

Apply below and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in touch!

 


Contact information

Jade Hall