Job Title: Waking Night Support Worker
Service: Rochester House
Location: Rochester, ME1 3BU.
Hours: 30 hours per week
Information: This role is night work. Shifts 9.45pm to 7.45am. Sleeping on shift is not permitted.
Work with us!
Achieve together want you to have fun at work and make things happen for the people we support. We value everyone and we want brave people to help the people we support work towards achieving independence and reaching their goals. Achieve together is one of the UK's leading providers of support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated complex needs.
If this sounds great to you… Then you're just what we're looking for and we'd like to hear from you!
What do our Support Workers do?
Supporting someone isn't just personal care; it's so much more.
Rochester House is a residential service for adults aged 18+ with learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions, complex health and physical needs. The service supports people to access a wide range of activities designed to increase the independence of the individual, as well as integrate people into the local community.
Day trips are a frequent feature of the timetable at Rochester House, and people are supported to explore local attractions such as the zoo, shops, restaurants, pubs and participate in sports. People are also supported in developing their independent living skills with a view to moving on to needing less staff support. This includes meal preparation, budgeting, self-care, grocery shopping and domestic tasks.
What experience do you need?
You don't need to have experience to be a good Support Worker. If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you.
You'll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions. A basic level of English and Math is also required.
What are the Benefits?
- 28 day holiday inclusive of bank holidays
- Access Retail Discounts
- Reward and recognition monthly and annual
- Development and access to professional training
- Access to counselling services
- Continuous on the job training is provided
- Contributory Pension Plan
- Checks and Clearances paid for by Achieve together
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