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Residential Support Worker

We are currently recruiting for a Support Worker across Corbridge on a full time permanent position.

This is to work in services with young adults who have learning disabilities.

As a residential unit, some sleep over shifts will be required.

This is a great opportunity for those either within care and support services or for those who have worked within Special Education Need Schools and looking for a step into care and support work.

This role supports young adults by promoting, supporting and challenging them to make progress and achieve their fullest potential.

? Support with independent living and functional skills
? Provide guidance, support and encouragement to young people working
? Keep accurate written records/reports as required.
? Be a key worker for one or more young people as required.
? Support young people towards managing their own behaviour
? Assist with medical needs which may include the administration of medication.
? Support with personal care at times, following individual care plans.

About you:

? Experience working with Learning Difficulties, Autism, Complex Needs
? Ability to manage challenging behaviour
? Dedication to personal development
? Ability to manage time effectively, prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
? Excellent Communication skills
? IT Literate