Male Support Worker Full Time in Lichfield
... If you care for others without a second thought, and are looking for a rewarding career, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better, then a Support Worker at Lichfield Lane could be the right...
If you’re new to healthcare and are not sure if this role is for you, to get an insight into what the role could involve.
You will join an inclusive, supportive team that works well together to provide care to people with learning disabilities at our site in Twickenham. Whether you have experience as a Healthcare Assistant or Care Worker, you will use your knowledge and skills to help support people lead a valued and fulfilled life.
No two days will be the same as during shifts, you will have access to the company vehicle, and you will take pride in safely escorting and driving staff, visitors and service users to local destinations across Twickenham and Southwest London surroundings.
It can be quite a challenging environment at times, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and vigilance are important. But it is hugely rewarding to see people improve because of you; being able to do something today that they couldn’t do last week.
You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities. Who doesn’t like a free massage at work?
With a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed, if you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, Elysium Healthcare can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
The shift patterns include working 7.5 hours a day: 7:00am - 2.30pm and 2.30pm - 9.30pm, 5 days a week including weekends on a rota basis. Permanent, full time, 37.5 hours weekly.
Where you will be working
Location: 1 Lichfield Lane, Twickenham, London TW2 6JE
You will be working at Lichfield Lane House, providing support for people who may be living with severe learning disabilities, autism and behaviours. Service users may also have profound and multiple communication difficulties, sensory impairments and physical health problems.
You will working alongside a multidisciplinary team to promote social inclusion through meaningful community engagement. You will support service users to develop social networks and engage in a range of activities to live purposeful lives.
What you will get
- £10.45 hourly rate
- Enjoy a £500 welcome bonus*
- The equivalent of 33 days annual leave + your birthday off!
- Free meals
- Wellbeing support and activities
- Career development and training
- Pension contribution
- Life Assurance
- Flexible working opportunities
- Enhanced Maternity Package
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.
About your next employer
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move.
Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally.
The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.
- Type of Contract
- Graduate jobs
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- Profession type
- Health / Medical
- Full UK/EU driving license preferred
- Car Preferred
- Must be eligible to work in the EU
- Cover Letter Required
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