2 × Senior Care Support Workers
39 hours per week
Contract: Permanent, Full-time (39 hours per week)
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Location: One near Truro and one near Blackwater
Closing date: Sunday 12th December 2021
Since it began in 1982, Spectrum has grown to become a leading provider of specialist care for autistic adults and children. We are a charity and proud of our track record working with children and adults with complex and challenging needs. We operate 18 residential homes, one community outreach service and one specialist education centre, all within the beautiful county of Cornwall.
We are currently looking to recruit two Senior Care Support Workers (SCSW), one to be based at Rose House and the other at The Mowhay, who will manage and lead shifts under the guidance of the Registered or Deputy Manager. You will manage the resources for the home, whilst providing care and support to our service users by implementing and delivering person-centred care planning in order to ensure that the service operates to maximise service users’ quality of life.
To be successful in this role, you will need:
- Level 2 Health and Social Care qualification and a commitment to work towards achieving Level 3 within your first 24 months of appointment.
- An understanding of legislative requirements around care of vulnerable people, the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards.
- Broad knowledge and understanding of autism and associated conditions, with experience of managing or supervising others in a care workplace environment.
- To be computer literate with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including initiative, adaptability, confidence, tolerance and resilience.
If you are interested in this role, then we are interested in hearing from you! To find out more, please call the home managers, Fred at Rose House on 01209 899048, or Mandie at The Mowhay on 01872 264595. Or email firstname.lastname@example.org to ask for an application form.
Please note that all offers of employment with us at Spectrum are conditional upon your passing our compliance checks; including right-to work, satisfactory references, an Enhanced DBS check (paid for by us) and evidence that you are either fully vaccinated against Coronavirus or medically exempt
Click here for a full job descriptionApply