Bank Care and Support Assistant

Closing date 
01/08/2019
Region 
South West
Town 
Devizes
Reference 
48841
Salary 
£8.75 to £9.02 per hour

Bank Care and Support Assistant – Temporary for up to 12 months

Briggs Lodge Care Home, Devizes

£8.75 to £9.02 per hour (dependent on qualifications)

Hours as and when required

We are seeking a Bank Care and Support Assistant to make a real difference to the lives of our residents. Working as part of the Supported Living team at Briggs Lodge, you will help support 15 adults with primarily physical disabilities and learning disabilities. If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a great opportunity to come and work within a friendly, hardworking and resident-focused team.

The role of Bank Care and Support Assistant will include:

  • Working in a small team to support 15 residents
  • Key working with one individual to support them in setting out a care and support plan
  • Helping residents to get up, washed and dressed
  • Supporting residents to go to into the local community e.g. going to the cinema, visiting friends and attending doctors appointments
  • Following care plans and writing comprehensive care notes

Skills and experiences:

  • Ability to work well both as part a team and on own initiative
  • Prior experience delivering personal care
  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to the changing needs of residents
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care, or willing to work towards, is desirable
  • A full, current driving license and access to your own car is desirable due to the location of this scheme

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 Supported Living a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

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

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to SSL.Recruitment@sanctuary-housing.co.uk

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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