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Supporting people on their journey towards greater independence
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Providing high-quality, person-centred care that offers enablement for people with disabilities and support needs
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Promoting positive mental health and enabling individuals to live as independently as possible
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Using our experience and clinical expertise to help people achieve fulfilling and independent lives
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Supporting people on their journey towards greater independence
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Promoting positive mental health and enabling individuals to live as independently as possible
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Supporting people on their journey towards greater independence
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Apprentice Support Worker

Job Role: Apprentice Support Worker

Location: Nuneaton

Salary: £7.83

Closing Date: 11-May-2018

Job Type: Full-time shift work including weekends, evenings, wake or sleep nights

Are you looking for a rewarding and exciting career within Support Work?

This is a fantastic opportunity to join Eden Futures on our Apprenticeship Scheme!

We are looking for someone who wants to start a career in a client focused and professional team as an apprentice. This is a varied role that will give you the knowledge and opportunity to develop a wide range of skills, so you can begin your successful career within Support Work.

About Us
We provide high quality, person centred care, support and enablement for people with disabilities and support needs. Developing services around the individual at all stages of their care pathway from support following discharge from Hospital environments to supported living and outreach support to access the community.

About the Role
We are looking for enthusiastic and committed individuals to join our team supporting adults with complex Learning Disabilities and Mental Health needs in a supported living setting.

Being a Support Worker at Eden Futures is more than a job; it is about making a REAL difference to someone’s life. This satisfaction of helping others is second to none. This could be more than a job and be a lifelong career and we invite you to join us on the journey.
As a Support Worker you will work closely with individuals with Mental health and learning needs to support them in their everyday life, so no two days will be the same. Duties will include both practical and personal tasks such as supporting the individual to visit family and friends, weekly shopping, assisting with dressing and personal care and administering medication to name but a few.

• Competitive rates of pay
• Workplace pension scheme
• Westfield Health Cash Back Scheme
• Induction programme including paid time to attend
• Comprehensive training and development support with the opportunity to gain
a recognised vocational qualification
• Opportunities to develop through Eden’s Aspire programmes such as our Leadership Development Programme and Boot Camps
• 5.6 weeks annual leave increasing to 6 weeks based on length of service (pro-rata for part time employees)
• £100 bonus through our Recommend A Friend scheme
• Free DBS Checks
• Childcare Vouchers

• You will need to have a caring and positive nature
• Must to able to be supportive
• Have a calm and tolerant approach
• Empathy is essential
• Ability to work to a rota

• Support individuals to stay safe, taking appropriate action to safeguard their welfare and protect them
• Provide individuals with support when needed whilst maintaining a person-centred approach with all aspects of individuals’ support, adapting to their different individual needs
• Support individuals to participate in their chosen activities and to access other services and facilities within their community
• Support individuals to manage their medication responsibly as required
• Support individuals to maintain a clean and safe environment
• Be respectful to individuals at all times, promoting their dignity, privacy and individuality, ensuring that confidentiality is maintained
• Work as a member of a team
• Provide personal care if part of agreed support plan
• Accurately report and record any incidents and accidents to the appropriate persons

Please note this Apprenticeship opportunity is provided in partnership with Lifetime Training who will also receive the details of the shortlisted candidates.