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Support Worker

Kilbirnie, Ayrshire
Job Type
4 Nov 2021
Moorpark Place, part of the Huntercombe Group, is a unique and specialist service for adults with autism in the Kilbirnie area just under one mile from the A760. We have established a community of 25 individual houses in their own grounds with some shared facilities which allows individuals to live independently while being cared for by our expert team.
We are recruiting Support Workers to work and act as a key member of the team, supporting each resident in achievement of their planned outcomes. You will deliver individualised care to patients, implementing person-centred care plans and undertaking a broad range of caring duties.
Salary: £9.30 - £9.50 per hour
Full time / Part time / Days & Nights / Bank
When you join The Huntercombe Group as a Support Worker, you will be part of a company that is understanding, strives towards excellence, is reliable and above all puts people first. Working with The Huntercombe Group is rewarding and varied. Through our "Conversation into Action" programme we actively encourage our employees to get involved and to drive service change for the better.
To join The Huntercombe Group as a Support Worker you will:-
* Have a person centred ethos, show care and compassion, empathy and a desire to make a real difference in the delivery of care to patients
* Good communication skills
* Be able to demonstrate initiative and creativity
* Be flexible and adaptable, regarding 7 day shift work
* Ideally have health care experience (but not essential)
* Have a legal right to work in the UK
We operate a 12 hour shift system working days and waking nights on a rota or Bank shifts.
Please take a look at our progressive and rewarding benefits package
* Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
* Maternity leave at 3 month's full pay and 3 month's half pay
* 2 week's paid paternity leave
* Shared parental leave, matching the maternity leave benefit
* A thorough Induction Programme tailored to the hospital where you will be working
* Clear pay structure, with competitive rates
* Generous annual leave allowance
* Sick pay of 4 weeks full pay and 4 weeks half pay
* The opportunity to participate in a company contributory pension scheme with up to 3% matching contributions
* Death in service benefit equivalent to 2 x salary
* A range of staff discounts
* Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, gender, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, disability or social background. This is a great opportunity for someone to make a difference.
For a more detailed job spec please take a look at our Website where you can also read some inspiring stories and find out why working at Huntercombe really sets us apart from the rest.
Huntercombe Group are one the leading specialist healthcare providers, with hospital and centres throughout England and Scotland, delivering wide ranging services in adult mental health and learning disabilities, specialist brain injury, child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) including eating disorders and social care for children with special needs.
Our aspiration is to nurture the world, one person at a time and that's why everything we do is designed to provide the best care and recovery for our patients and residents.
We're proud to have recruited some of the most experienced doctors, nurses and therapists in their fields and alongside our supportive stable Management structure we hope that it's you that can help make a difference to our excellent teams and workforce
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  • Job Reference: 415030925-2
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2021
  • Recruiter: The Huntercombe Group
    The Huntercombe Group
  • Location: Kilbirnie, Ayrshire
  • Salary: £9.00
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent