Adult Support Worker

Adult Support Worker

Everyone deserves an incredible future

Join the Outcomes First Group family, build your incredible future and be one of the main reasons our vulnerable adults have a chance to create theirs.

Whether you have previous care experience or are looking to start a new career and have a background in hospitality, the armed forces, outdoor education or other sectors, we have opportunities for everyone.

“I never had job satisfaction until I worked here.” – Current employee

Salary: £20,791.68 - £21,840.00 per annum (£9.52 - £10.00 per hour)

   

Location: Little Acre Annex, Melton Mowbray

As a young adult and adult’s Support Worker within our residential home in Little Acre Annex, you will work directly with vulnerable adults with Autism, Learning Disabilities and complex needs to provide them with the care, support and opportunities they need to be happy, healthy and to make their way in the world. Each day you will be supporting individuals to develop independent life skills, from personal care to daily routines. You will also have the freedom to make each day as fun and fulfilling as possible working with residents to enjoy and explore their hobbies from baking and arts and crafts to outdoor activities such as gardening, camping, and walking.

In return, we will offer you all you need to provide excellent care and to have a rewarding and satisfying career. We are committed to listening and learning from everyone, to ensure we enable people to enjoy genuinely fulfilling lives. This is why we empower and trust our Registered Managers to make decisions on referrals. We empower our Adults to make decisions around their homes, including designing their own bedroom and we provide colleagues with every opportunity to succeed in their careers, through continuous training, support and a dedicated, multi-disciplinary team who work collaboratively to achieve the best possible outcomes for our young people. This is why we were awarded 2020 and 2021 UK’s Best Workplaces™’ by Great Place to Work®.

If you are interested in joining a forward-thinking company who puts the needs of our Children at the heart of everything we do, please enquire today.

About the role

Our residents are classed as High-Needs, the role will involve you assisting them with their health and personal care needs. Your duties will range from preparing meals and drinks, to personal care tasks such as feeding, bathing, and dressing, as well as medication:

  • Personal care
  • Assisted Feeding, Meal preparation and assistance with eating and drinking
  • PEG feeding, assisting with movements using a hoist, supporting with epilepsy (Training will be provided)
  • Prompting or assisting with medication
  • General housework

Benefits include:

  • Your wellbeing matters hub
  • Clear progression pathways – If your goal is to progress, let us know and we can put in place a career pathway for you to reach your goal
  • In house Learning and Talent team to help support your career goals
  • Continuous Professional Development platform to use from anywhere
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Access to 1000's of Shopping discounts
  • Dedicated multi-disciplinary staff teams to learn from and support you.
  • Local incentives
  • Earn £1000 as an employee by referring a friend

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.

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS.

 


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