£17,007 - £17,391 per annum
NJC Scale 2
37 hours per week
Can you make a positive difference to someone’s life? Do you have good communication and listening skills and feel passionate about supporting other people to live a more independent and fulfilling life?
Lakewood Court forms part of the My Options - Activity Wellbeing and Care Services which are part of Telford & Wrekin Council. We provide a wide range of person-centred support to vulnerable people of all ages and abilities.
Lakewood Court is a purpose built Residential Home for up to 18 people based in the heart of the Wellington community, we were rated ‘GOOD’ across all 5 outcome areas in our last CQC inspection. Being purpose built we are able to offer our customers an excellent service along with a highly trained, experienced and dedicated team who will promote independence and empowerment within a homely atmosphere.
We are looking to recruit experienced and highly motivated Enablement Workers to work at Lakewood Court. We have various hours vacant. You will play a key role in the delivery of high quality 24/7 personalised enablement services which are delivered to adults with learning difficulties, PMLD and complex health and care needs. Supporting people to maximise independence, wellbeing and to positively engage in their local communities.
You will be able to demonstrate a positive track record in all aspects of support and enablement for vulnerable people, promoting independence wellbeing and community engagement. You will have experience in and a commitment to, delivering best quality and efficiency
As part of the team you will receive excellent support and training and the opportunity to develop a personalised skills development plan.
To find out more about the My Options services please take a look at our website: www.myoptionstelford.co.uk or contact us on 01952 381317 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information on the role please click on the links below to view the job description and person specification.
To provide individualised support to customers in a variety of community and building based settings; to enable individuals to achieve personal objectives which look to maximise Independence, Choice, Wellbeing and Community Involvement.
The service forms part of Telford & Wrekin Council’s My Options Activity Wellbeing and Care Services which is delivered over a 24/7 working pattern. This is a regulated service and available for regular inspection by the Care Quality Commission, therefore requires a high level of accountability.
Possession of an NVQ or QCF 2 relevant Care and Support qualification or willingness/ ability to complete The Care Certificate.
Good standard of literacy and numeracy.
Please note employees who are at risk will be considered first for this position. Only if an appointment is not made will other candidates be considered.
We are committed to equality and diversity. Posts working with children or vulnerable groups will be subject to an appropriate criminal records check.
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Job Description & Person Specification