Bank Care and Support Assistant

Closing date 
24/11/2019
Region 
North West
Town 
Prenton
Reference 
55551
Salary 
£8.42 t

Bank Care and Support Assistant

Tollemache Respite Service, Prenton

£8.42 to £8.68 per hour (dependent on qualifications)

Hours as and when required

Do you need flexibility in the days you work? Our bank contracts allow you to choose from available shifts while giving you the benefits of a consistent work place and the opportunity to build positive relationships with the individuals we support.

We are seeking a Bank Care and Support Assistant to make a real difference to the lives of our residents. Located in a quiet area of Prenton, Tollemache Road is a purpose-designed short-term respite care home with 10 en-suite bedrooms. We provide short-term respite care for 10 adults aged 18-65, who have a range of learning disabilities and complex or high needs. If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.

The role of Bank Care and Support Assistant will include:

  • Providing a high quality personalised care and support service
  • Delivering expert support to residents including the sensitive delivery of personal care
  • Driving and promoting resident integration and inclusion into the community
  • Encouraging residents to lead fulfilling lives
  • Promoting safe practices and undertaking risk assessments
  • Implementing safeguarding principles to ensure the safety of our residents

Skills and experiences:

  • Experience of working in a similar care related role
  • Personalised approach to care
  • Enthusiastic and flexible with a strong “can-do” attitude
  • Strong organisational skills as well as functional literacy and numeracy
  • Ability to react quickly to changing priorities whilst working to deadlines and targets
  • NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care, or willing to work towards

Why work for Sanctuary Supported Living?

We support vulnerable people to live as independently as possible, by building their confidence and skills to realise their potential.

We are a national organisation but we think locally. We support people through supported housing, move-on accommodation, CQC registered services, floating support and telecare services. We specialise in services for young people, homeless families and individuals, people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities, people with mental health needs and older people.

Ready to join Sanctuary Supported Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package appropriate for the role that you do, including:

  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities

We are proud to support the Department of Health and Social Care’s #everydayisdifferent campaign to encourage more people to apply to work in adult social care. If you’re considering a caring career, we have many rewarding roles at Sanctuary Supported Living. For more information on the campaign click here

For an insight into what it’s like to work for Sanctuary Supported Living, take a look at our Twitter feed or search #LifeatSanctuary

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