Senior Support Worker - Day Services (SEN-SW DAY)



£/annum + Overtime Available

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- Kent -- Pembury

Job Type

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Senior Support Worker – Day Services

Location: Cornford Lane, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 4QU

Maternity Cover Contract

Hours: 40 Hours per week, Mon-Fri 8.15am-5pm

At Aspens, we’re proud to have over 100 years of experience supporting children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities, communication challenges, and/or complex needs. We believe that every person, regardless of their circumstances, should be able to ‘live life to the full’. You could be that person to help our service users to achieve this through a personalised approach to support.

Yes, every day is different – but we wouldn’t want it any other way.

We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic, reliable and resilient Senior Support Worker who would like to join our growing Aspens family, based at our Day services site in Pembury.

You’ll need to be a ‘people person’ who enjoys building relationships and motivating others to reach their full potential. Flexibility, a ‘can do’ attitude and a sense of humour are a must too! Aside from this, you will need to be able to work independently, as well as part of a team and have experience of working with vulnerable people or those with complex needs.

Your day to day will include such things as: leading and motivating the team, scheduling rotas, providing person centered support, both on a 1:1 and group basis, creating and assessing care plans.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Have a Diploma/NVQ 3 in Health and Social Care
  • Have Experience with challenging behaviours – at least 3 years
  • Have a good understanding & knowledge of the needs of people with learning difficulties
  • Have supervisory/management experience
  • Be highly motivated and be able to work on their own initiative
  • Be well organised
  • Have a passion and enthusiasm for delivering quality services to vulnerable people
  • Have a full driving licence

In return, Aspens will:

  • Provide full induction and training
  • Provide Free DBS Checks
  • Provide FREE parking
  • Auto-enrol your pension
  • Provide bonuses for new employee referrals    

If you would like further information about this exciting opportunity, please call Bianca on 0330 335 8997 or APPLY NOW!

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Bianca McPhee

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