Support Worker - Marion House
Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Livability is a national Christian disability and community engagement charity that delivers a variety of community projects, disability care services and training resources across the UK. Our vision is of a transformed society where disabled and disadvantaged people can live life to the full.
Marion House is a residential setting for 8 people based in Moordown, Bournemouth, our service provides high quality support to people with learning disabilities enabling them to live life to the full.
We are now looking for a support worker to join our passionate and dedicated staff team.
You will be required to help people live an independent life, supporting with personal care needs, participating in community activities and have an ability to work in a person centred way; to help develop risk assessments that are reviewed and updated regularly.
Being able to drive is essential, as many of the people supported at Marion House enjoy participating in community day services and activities.
Flexible and adaptable, with the ability to connect and establish relationship to be successful in this role you will have:
• Knowledge of key legislation relating to health and safety in the workplace
• The ability to interact and identify communication and language needs, wishes and preferences
• The ability to recognize and reduce barriers in communication
• Knowledge of Person Centred Plans
In return, you will be part of a fun, supportive and friendly team. We offer a range of benefits including a generous annual leave scheme, a pension scheme, childcare and eye care voucher scheme, flexible working, employee assistance programme, fitness and social initiatives.
How to Apply
If you wish to apply to this role, please click on 'Apply'. All applications submitted must have a CV attached.
At times if we have a large number of applicants we will close our jobs earlier than the advertised closing date. Therefore, we encourage you to apply straight away.
- £ 15600 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager), Studying / Unqualified
Posted 9 Aug 2017
Closes 6 Sep 2017
This job was posted to: Support worker