Positive Behavioural Support Worker (Realise)

Job Description

Are you passionate about making a difference in people's lives? Join our team at Somerset Care - Realise as a Positive Behavioural Support Worker and help us provide the support and care our clients deserve.

Realise is Somerset Care Group’s specialist learning disabilities service who have been recognised for the work we do, including Silver winners in the Outstanding Care Awards, and finalists in the Laing Buisson awards.

We are also only one of four providers in the country to achieve national recognition for our work with people that are part of the Transforming Care agenda.

Realise provides tailored support for people who may be living with their family, living in their own accommodation or to those who wish to progress to more independent living.

Positions Available:

3 x 35-hour Positive Behavioural Support Worker  -  £12.30 per hour (weekend uplifts of £1.00 per hour on weekends for delivered care hours)

Support individuals in their own property with all aspects of their daily life. Experience in mental health and learning disabilities is desirable.  

2 x 31.5-hour per week Waking Nights Positive Behavioural Support Worker (2-week rolling rota) - £12.80 per hour (weekend uplifts of £1.00 per hour on weekends for delivered care hours)

3 nights (27 hours) one week, 4 nights (36 hours) the second week (9-hour nights).Enable individuals who require staff support for all aspects of their night-time needs. Work collaboratively as part of a team. Experience in mental health and learning disabilities is preferable.

As a valued member of our team, Support Workers are key to helping us provide the support and care our clients deserve. Support Workers do more than a job, they change a life. You would be part of a team that provides high quality, person-centred care, tailored to the needs of each individual. You’ll be working from care plans, supporting with day to day living tasks such as personal care, housekeeping, to emotional support, social interactions or accompanying those we support attend their appointments. By joining us as a Support Worker, you will help support the values of making a difference and doing the right thing, which makes this so much more than a just a job. 

If you live in Langport, apply now to speak to our friendly recruitment team!

We really care about our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:

  • We have partnered with Wagestream so you can access your earned wages before payday
  • So Much More Rewarding - provides access to discounts at 1000’s of high street retailers. Make So Much More Rewarding a part of the way you shop and you could save on average £1,000 per year
  • Excellent training & development opportunities with recognised qualifications.
  • Access to The Hub online learning platform – our one stop shop for learning & development
  • Free counselling service - 24-hour helpline for staff and their families
  • Fully paid induction and DBS paid by Somerset Care
  • And so much more!

If you would like to have a chat with our friendly recruitment team, please call us on 01823 802 637 and select Option 1.

Somerset Care Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.