Job Role: Support Worker (Residential Support Mental Health )
Service: Westleigh House - WA4 6NR
Hours: Part Time - 15 Hours Per Week & Full Time - 39 Hours Per Week
Rate of pay: £7.83 rising to £8.00 after probation with future rises to £8.15 + depending on experience, qualifications and delivery of the organisational values
Experience/Qualifications Needed : None
We are looking for people to join our team who are:
- Team Players
- Eager and Willing to Learn
Warrington Community Living is a not-for-profit organisation with various locations in the Warrington area providing support for our Residents to be active citizens. We have recently developed meaning we have a number of vacancies for Care/Support Workers .
WCL Support Worker Brief:
Provide professional, high quality support people within their own home and other environments in a way which maximised their choice and independence; allowing them to have a high quality of life and make their own decisions while supporting and living out our Values within your role.
You will be required to deliver a person centred support to meet the care needs which included but are not limited to personal, practical, social and domestic support which is agreed within their individual plan while exemplifying best practice at all times. Support should promote the individual’s health and well-being and support them to be active members within their living environment and their local community.
The work will involve developing professional working relationships with families, colleagues, from WCL and other agencies. You will be responsible for completing relevant documentation for the people being supported compliance with guidance, statutory regulation and WCL policies and procedures.
Westleigh House is located within walking distance to Stockton Heath village centre and is home to eighteen people with long term mental health support needs. For many this can be their home for a number of years, although for others it acts as a very successful transitional stage towards having their own home, either on their own or with others. It can also be used as a location for short breaks away from their permanent home.
Whilst independence is encouraged, if required our Mental Health Support Workers can support residents to enjoy activities that are important to them such as meeting and visiting family & friends, going to the cinema, shopping or engaging in work or learning activities.
If you want to speak about the application process, want to request that an application pack be sent to you or if you need any support completing your application form please contact our central office team.
Email: wecare@wcliving (please dont forget to include your address and contact details)
Phone: 01925 246 870
Alternatively you can download the application pack by clicking on the links below.