Social Care Practitioner

Recruiter
The SENAD Group
Location
Auberrow
Salary
£14,625 per annum
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Orchard End

Social Care Practitioner

Auberrow, Wellington, Hereford, HR4 8AL

£14,625.00 - £17,316.00

About Us:

Orchard End is a residential setting for adults with severe learning disabilities based in Herefordshire. With capacity for up to five residents, Orchard End provides a safe environment which provides the tools and support need them to reach their personal goals.

Weekly activities include; puzzles and games, themed evenings, cinema nights as well as support in learning life skills such as cooking simple meals. We also use some of the great community facilities around us including the gym, leisure centre and local garden centre and café. Social events are also organised between the local SENAD homes to encourage residents to form positive relationships and friendships.

The role of a Social Care Practitioner…

As a Social Care Practitioner you will maximise the potential capabilities of all the residents of Orchard End - physically, intellectually, emotionally and socially. This can mean supporting with personal care, planning activities and teaching life skills such as cooking or cleaning.

You will be required to attend continuous training, and to complete the NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social care - all training is company funded.

Working hours do include some evening and weekend shifts so all applicants must be flexible.

The SENAD Group is dedicated to equality of opportunity in all areas of work, education and care. We are committed to safeguarding those in our care; all employees are required to obtain an Enhanced DBS Disclosure and follow safeguarding policy and practice.

If shortlisted all applicants will be contacted for a short telephone interview, where more information on the role will be provided.