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Title:  Bank Care and Support Assistant

Location: 

Lowestoft, East Anglia, GB, NR32 1RB

Department:  Care (Qualified and Non-Qualified Care Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Supported Living
Requisition Number:  75443

 

Bank Care and Support Assistant

 

Clover Court, Lowestoft

 

£8.94 to £9.22 per hour (dependent on qualifications)

 

Hours as and when required

 

 

With lots of career plans changing you may be searching for driving jobs, working from home jobs, fruit picking jobs or student jobs. Big supermarkets like Tesco and Asda have been looking for lots of people, but with Sanctuary Supported Living you could make a real difference. With a much smaller pool of jobs to choose from, we can offer you an immediate start (subject to relevant employment checks).

 

This is an amazing opportunity to work in a positive environment with a dedicated team who value the individuals they support and make a difference in people’s lives every day. Recently rated ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC, Clover Court has 20 self-contained apartments supporting adults, who have a range of physical disabilities.

 

We are looking for candidates with a passion for supporting people with complex needs to live as independently as possible, someone who values kindness and patience and who treats others with dignity and respect. Our philosophy is simple; to give our residents a high standard of living within modern surroundings. If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, come and join our established and experienced team.

 

Read more about Clover Court here

 

The role of Bank Care and Support Assistant will include:

  • Providing a high quality personalised care and support service
  • Delivering expert support to residents including the sensitive delivery of personal care
  • Driving and promoting residents integration and inclusion into the community
  • Encouraging residents to lead fulfilling lives
  • Promoting safe practices and undertake risk assessments
  • Implement safeguarding principles to ensure the safety of our residents

Skills and experiences:

  • Personalised approach ideally with experience within a similar care related role
  • Enthusiastic and flexible with a strong “can-do” attitude
  • Strong organisational skills as well as functional literacy and numeracy
  • Good communication skills, allowing you to build relationships with residents
  • Ability to react quickly to changing priorities whilst working to deadlines and targets
  • NVQ level 2 in Health and Social Care or willing to work towards is desirable

Why work for Sanctuary Supported Living?

Clover Court recently won a Suffolk Care Awards in the category Promoting Dignity and Respect in Everyday Life. We support vulnerable people to live as independently as possible, by building their confidence and skills to realise their potential.

 

We are a national organisation but we think locally. We support people through supported housing, move-on accommodation, CQC registered services, floating support and telecare services. We specialise in services for young people, homeless families and individuals, people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities, people with mental health needs and older people.

 

Ready to join Sanctuary Supported Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Supported Living a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities

We are proud to support the Department of Health and Social Care’s #everydayisdifferent campaign to encourage more people to apply to work in adult social care. If you’re considering a caring career, we have many rewarding roles at Sanctuary Supported Living. For more information on the campaign click here    

 

Read the full job profile here

 

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to SSL.Recruitment@sanctuary-housing.co.uk

 

Closing Date: 21 June 2020

 

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

 

For an insight into what it’s like to work for Sanctuary Supported Living, take a look at our Twitter feed or search #LifeatSanctuary

 

Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Supported Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association and Sanctuary Home Care Limited, both exempt charities.


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