Support worker

Support worker

Job Title: Support worker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St Albans
Reference: Lucy - 007
Contact Name: 03300528286
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 24, 2019 15:38

Job Description

We are looking for Support Workers to join us at our Service in Ilford. has free parking and there are excellent transport links (5 mins walk from tube and 2 mins walk from bus stops).

Rated GOOD by CQC, is a residential service, registered for 10 service users who have mild LD, epilepsy, mild CB, physical disabilities, down syndrome and autistic traits.

Benefits of being an Employee:

We offer full time permanent contract

We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards

We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care

Career progression path within the company

Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle

DBS check paid by us prior to starting with us

SAYE Scheme


Main Duties and Responsibilities:

To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment

To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality

To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events

To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required

To work as part of a team to provide high quality care.


The successful candidate will have:

NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards

Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues.

The ability to keep calm under pressure

Confidence to work alone and as part of a team

Excellent communication skills

The passion to work with vulnerable Adults

The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding


About us:

Our Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services.

Our Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care.

We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our residents

To enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to deliver first class care.


All applicants will be subject to satisfactory references and all employees are checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).


We are proud to announce they are a Disability Confident Leader.



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