Support Worker - Nights Only

Eastlands, Sutton in Ashfield

Support Worker
Eastlands Sutton-in-Ashfield, NG17 4BR
£8.72  to £9.02 per hour (depending on experience) + £300 welcome bonus
Various hours per week to cover Nights only 
 

Do you want £300* in your bank just for starting a new job? Read on and apply!!

 
Please note:  Robins is not due to open until January 11th 2021 and therefore the successful candidate will not start prior to this time.
 
Immediate interviews available
 
Robins is a fully refurbished unit, and will be a nursing home with a difference!  This purpose built service in Sutton-in-Ashfield will become home for up to 10 service users but will not have the traditional nursing home feel.  The unique layout at this unit in Eastlands means that we can care for adults with complex mental health needs and associated challenging behaviours.
 
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.
 
Benefits:
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 £300*
 
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:
Fun
Integrity
Responsive
Success
Teamwork
 
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
 
For more information please contact Simone on: 07375 924443 or Maria on: 07494 894587
 

*T&C’s apply, also this is only for a limited time from 14th November 2020 to 17th January 2021

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Rewarding your dedication

Whether it’s RCNi membership or NMC Pin payment for nurses, or lifestyle and retail discounts for everyone, we’re always thinking about new ways of saying ‘thank you’ for being part of our team.

Lifestyle and retail discounts

Lifestyle and retail discounts - all colleagues can access great savings and monthly discounts on high street shops, restaurants, pubs and holidays, as well as 2-for-1 cinema tickets.

Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme - all colleagues can access 24/7 counselling and support through our wellbeing partner, Care First.

Pension Plan

Pension plan – after 3 months, you’ll be auto-enrolled into our pension scheme with NOW pensions, where you’ll have up to 5% of your earnings (depending on your salary) put into the pension and we’ll contribute an additional 3%.

Paid DBS Check

Paid DBS check – we’ll pay for all new starters to have a DBS check, so you don’t need to cover the cost.

Referral Bonus

Referral bonus – if you recommend a friend for a care role with us, you’ll both receive £150, and you can refer as many people as you like.

Free RCNi membership

Career development opportunities - there are lots of opportunities to develop your skills and progress in your career at Exemplar Health Care, if you wish. Find out more.

Pro-rated for part-time colleagues and subject to qualifying conditions.

Click here to download your refer-a-friend claim form and view terms and conditions.