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Support & Enablement Worker

St. Annes

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Job Family: Support & Enablement WorkerLocation: Preston, LancashirePay Rate (£): £ 9.70Vacancy Reference: 027886 Role: Support and Enablement WorkerLocation: Lytham St Anne'sPay Rate: £9.70We are Voyage Care and for over 30 years our priority has been the fulfilment of the lives of people we support.About the Role:Our new specialist supported living service in Lytham St Anne's supports people with a learning disability and/or autism, who may have additional mental health conditions and challenging behaviour. This includes people moving on from long term hospital stays.The aim of the service is to enable people to live a fulfilled life, as independently as possible. You will develop positive, respectful and trusting relationships with the people we support to improve their confidence and self-esteem, incorporating both therapeutic and social based activities.You must be resilient, flexible and composed in your approach, following Positive Behaviour Support plans and understanding the importance of reflective practice to ensure the best outcomes for the person.Whilst no two days are the same, typically you'll enable people to achieve a range of outcomes relating to their personal care, daily living skills, relationships and accessing community activities.Previous experience of working with people with a learning disability and/or autism who display challenging behaviour or have a mental health condition is required. We have 6 positions available for a 35 hours per week which includes days and waking night positions.If you really want to make a difference, click apply or call our friendly recruitment team on to find out more about Voyage and our broad range of Benefits. ** Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary.It is an expectation that all staff are to have had or be part of the Covid- 19 vaccination process unless they can provide an exemption reason.Requirements : We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 COVID19 safety is important to us all, we support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have a in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance. Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe. Role Specific Requirements - Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement Gender: Female Only
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