Bicester, Oxfordshire


30/03/2018 23:59:00

Job Description

Due to continued growth and expansion, FitzRoy are now looking to recruit Learning Disability Senior Support Workers to join our fantastic team in Bicester.

If you are a Senior Health Care Support Worker, Senior Health Care Assistant or a Senior Carer looking for a new positive and rewarding role or just wish to top up your hours, then join FitzRoy.

FitzRoy is a national charity that provides support and care for more than 800 people with learning disabilities so they can live independent lives.

Vacancies available:

  • Full Time (37.5 hours)
  • Shifts can include early's (from 7am), lates (until 10pm), weekends and occasional Sleep-ins

Duties include:

  • Service Development – Support person centred approaches, Complete regular audits for quality, compliance and business performance, Promote Health and Safety 
  • Practical Support – Give guidance and support to Support Workers, Allocate task activities to Support, Conduct and record observational support and development meetings
  • Effective Administration – Ensure all records and reports are completed in an accurate and timely way

What we look for in our senior support workers/carers:

  • Reliable and dependable
  • Flexible availability, to include weekends and occasional sleep-ins
  • A sensitive and responsive communicator
  • Respectful towards others
  • Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude
  • Passion for helping others
  • 2 years’ experience of working in adult social care
  • Drivers Licence and vehicle (not essential but desirable)

What we offer:

  • £9.40ph with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime and Sleep-ins
  • 28 days annual leave – incl. Bank holidays
  • Award winning induction and continuation training programme
  • A generous pension plan (including employer contributions)
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free DBS application


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