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Senior Support Worker – Extra Care Housing

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.

Optalis - RBWM

Starting from £19,600 per annum

Optalis

Permanent

Full Time

37 hours per week.

Yes

31/01/2018 at 23:59 PM

OPS/17/48542

Optalis - RBWM

Vacancy Description

Optalis is a local authority trading company owned by and delivering adult social care in both The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead and Wokingham Borough Council

Optalis is looking for Senior Support Workers to join their Extra Care Schemes for Older Adults. Responsibilities will include supporting the Deputy Service Manager in the daily running/management of the services and ensuring compliance for the purpose of CQC, Health and Safety and Safeguarding and supporting the development of quality measures to ensure a continued safe, effective, well-lead and caring service.

You will be responsible for helping to develop and ensure regular updating of person centred care plans, supporting customers, audits, competency checks, attending meetings, supporting with rota management and providing an on-call service.

As part of the Senior Support Worker role, you will provide a valuable modelling and coaching role to all support workers. You will be a part of a team whose focus is that of the customer’s needs, wishes and promoting independence!

We have vacancies in the following Services:

  • Alexandra Place – Woodley
  • Cockayne Court – Finchampstead
  • The Birches – Woodley
  • Fosters – Woodley

Closing Date: Wednesday 31 January 2018

Interview Date: Interviews can be arranged around candidate’s availability

For More Information: Please contact the Recruitment Team for further information on (0118) 977 8600 or email: recruitment@optalis.org

It is easy to apply – Click ‘Apply Now’ to upload your CV. Or contact the Recruitment Team to request an application form.

Optalis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our staff and customers. We would like to remind successful applicants that they will be required to undertake a DBS check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK.

How to apply

Please download and complete the attached application form.

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