Support Worker

Ribble View, Preston

Support Worker 
Ribble View – PR1 4UD
Hourly Rates: £8.72 - £9.02 per hour (dependent on experience & qualifications) 
Shifts: 12-hour shifts, days, nights, mixed
Do you want to work in a fun, vibrant environment where no 2 days are the same, then read on and apply!
Ribble View is a nurse-led home for adults with complex needs. At Ribble View, we build our care and activity plans around the person, not the condition. We support and encourage people to be happy, fulfilled and involved in their care. Making every day better is about achieving the best possible outcomes for those we care for, so we identify achievable goals and outcomes with our residents, their families and relevant professionals.
Key duties:
Provide a high level of personal, physical and emotional care
Provide personal care such as washing, personal hygiene, dressing and on occasion, assisting with meal times
Promote independence, dignity, respect and choice across service users
Support social and recreational activities; both in and out the home individually, or as part of a group
Maintain care records; recording observations, activities and assessments
On occasion, welcome and train new members of your care team
About you:
Our support workers will provide warmth, enthusiasm and compassion when providing care to our service users. You will always strive to provide great quality holistic care, making every day better than the last by working pro-activity to meet the needs of our service users. You will also be a team player, demonstrating outstanding communication skills and will be able to demonstrate effective team work.  You will lead, demonstrating outstanding professional practice whilst coaching other in your team. You will promote the core values of care, maintaining independence and dignity while assisting with personal care, ensuring the physical and emotional needs of our service users are met.
5.6 weeks holiday.
Exemplar rewards – retail discounts and vouchers.
Employee assistance program – 24 hour helpline.
Pension plan.
Free car parking.
Free uniform.
Outstanding career progression.
Comprehensive 2 day induction program.
Opportunity to progress and complete NVQ qualifications.
Refer a friend scheme - up to £1500 per referral
Exemplar Values:
Our Values express what it is like to work in our organisation and our colleagues should make these a part of everything we do:
Additional info/about Exemplar:
Exemplar provides the highest levels of quality care, and that means care for our staff as well as the people in our community homes. When you join Exemplar, you bring your energy and commitment to delivering the best care possible. Our mission is to make every day better for everyone we care for and work with. At Exemplar, we enhance the lives of our services users, families and staff by providing everyone with the opportunity to develop, grow and reach their potential - irrespective of health or ability.
Based on a 42-hour contract you will actually work 38.5 hours per week on average due to unpaid breaks
Patients playing with water pistols

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