REACT Support Worker – Realise South West
Have you been working as a support worker and gained years of experience?
Do you have experience of working with behaviours that challenge?
Have you had the job satisfaction of supporting someone to improve their life?
Do you want that satisfaction over and over again?
Do you want a new exciting career in support work?
We are the REACT team.
We are a bespoke team that work with the Rapid Intervention Team to improve lives and support individuals with complex needs to prevent deterioration, placement breakdowns and hospital/secure unit admissions.
We have a bungalow in Taunton where we can provide accommodation to one individual at a time for a period of up to 6 weeks, in this time we assess the needs of the individual, collaborate to create support plans and behavioural guidelines. Where we can we carry out partnership working with other providers to support them with behaviours that challenge that they are not equipped to deal with to prevent the need for the individual to move homes.
We are looking for experienced support workers that are passionate to improve lives. You must be confident to lone work and to adapt quickly to new situations. We never know when a new crisis pathway will begin so there will be an element of flexibility required.
What we need from you:
- Experience of working in a Learning Disability or Mental Health setting
- A caring, kind and empathetic approach
- Enthusiasm, commitment and regards to everyone as equal
- To be passionate about making a difference
- Good communication skills
- To work flexibly on set shifts including weekends
We can offer you so much more than a career, we offer the chance to gain qualifications whilst working, progression opportunities and many other fantastic benefits of working for a large care company. All we ask is that you are passionate about helping others.
You will be given full training and support right from the outset. We can offer you so much more than a career, we offer the chance to gain qualifications whilst working, progression opportunities and many other fantastic benefits of working for a large care company. All we ask is that you are passionate about helping others.
We believe in the financial wellness of our employees and as such we are pleased to announce that we have partnered with Wagestream so you can now access your earned wages into your bank account before payday if needed, please ask the Recruitment Team for more information on this.
Somerset Care, so much more rewarding. Do more than a job, change a life………