Service Care Solutions Ltd

Learning Disability Support Worker



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*INCREASED PAY RATES!!

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Service Care Solutions are looking for a Learning Disability Support Worker to work long shifts within a private residential service in Ipswich, Suffolk.



Please be advised that COVID-19 vaccinations are a mandatory requirement





*Do you know someone who would be interested in this role? We offer a £250 referral bonus per successful candidate that is referred

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Temporary Pay Rate:



  • Week Days: £12.50ph ltd

  • Nights & Weekends: £13.50ph ltd

  • Bank Holidays: £18ph ltd



Hours and length of contract:



  • FULL OR PART TIME:

    • Long Days: 07:30 - 20:00

    • Long Nights: 19:30 - 08:00



  • Initial 2 month contract (likelihood of extension)

  • The manager is looking for the position to be filled ASAP



Daily Duties:


You will be working within a an 8 bedded residential service that supports adults with learning disabilities, associated complex needs and challenging behaviour.


As a support worker you will provide high quality and compassionate care to the service users and responsible for their general well-being.


Daily duties include but are not limited to:



  • Supporting service users to plan and engage in activities in line with their individualised activity planner - e.g.

    swimming, assisting with weekly shop

  • Maintain the general health, wellbeing and emotional needs of service users - includes personal care (intimate care, attending health appointments, administering medication)

  • Ensure the safety of the service users and that all concerns around safety and safeguarding are reported

  • Administering medication when required

  • Support new team members

  • Supporting service users to keep in contact with family and friends

  • Maintain accurate and detailed records - preparing and implementing care plans, risk assessments, writing daily reports, behaviour support documentation, health appointments and accident/incidents and completing other environmental records


Person specification:


The applicant must have recent experience of working with Learning Disabilities be DBS cleared and be fully COVID19 vaccinated.


If you are interested in this role then please contact Emma at SCS on 01772 208963 or send across your CV directly to emma.leck@servicecare.org.uk





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