Young Adult Support Worker

Powick, Worcester

£9.16 - £9.25 per hour, £20,481.76 - £20,683 per year

Full time, Permanent

 

We currently have an opportunity to join us at our service, Bredon House based in Powick, Worcester. Bredon House is a fantastic service which provides residential care and support to young adults with autism, learning disabilities and complex needs. Previous healthcare industry experience isn’t required as full training is provided.

 

CQC rated Good  Bredon House is a small, homely service which accommodates 8 residents each with an individual flat of their own.  There is a sensory room and recreation room with TV for movie nights and Nintendo DS for gaming plus, a communal lounge and kitchenette.  The home has great public transport routes and free parking on site.  Based in a quiet residential area the house also has cars to be able to take advantage of days out. The team at Bredon House have worked there a long time and when you join you join a close knit, supportive and welcoming environment where you will receive all the training you need. 

 

No two days are the same and as a Support Worker you will be empowered to make each day as fulfilling as possible.  This includes supporting with independent life skills such as shopping and cooking to activities such as swimming, basketball, football, crafts, museum trips and more.  We encourage all residents to be as active as possible in the community and benefit from many amenities close by.  The team often have BBQs and trips to the local pub which is within walking distance.

 

If you are someone looking for a career where you can really make a difference, we would love to hear from you.  We are looking for someone with a passion for care who would really enjoy supporting others to learn at their own pace.  You will be providing someone with the skills they need to be as independent as possible supporting them to achieve their full potential and gain confidence and we will support you every step of the way.

 

This is what some of the existing team had to say:

 

“Bredon is a special place to work, full of care, fun, support and no two days are the same”

“I never had job satisfaction until I came here”

 

In return

  • We offer support to progress your career, including funding for relevant qualifications.
  • A fantastic central induction, local induction and a dedicated buddy who will be there for you from day one.
  • Employees have access to an extensive training suite for personal development, it’s all free and online.
  • Access to our internal platform which offers, employee discounts for 100’s of retailers, recognition cards, wellbeing tools such as Hello Fresh recipes and more.
  • We also offer a Cycle to Work scheme, Bupa Employee Assistance Programme and Salary Finance options (eg advances on your earned pay)
  • “One moment in time” which is an extra days annual leave each year for you to use on a day important to you

 

To be considered for this opportunity please apply online today or contact our Registered Manager Sophie.milward@optionsautism.co.uk for more information.  Your new career is just a few steps away!

 

In line with changes to the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2021 anyone working in a CQC-registered care home in England for residents requiring nursing or personal care must have 2 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine unless they have a medical exemption. 

 

Outcomes First Group are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS. We expect all our employees and volunteers to share this commitment and strive to achieve the best possible outcomes for everybody in our care. A full application form must be completed with all employment dates accurate and gaps in employment accounted for.

 

 

 


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