Senior Support Worker - Scopwick - Autism Care

Senior Support Worker - Scopwick - Autism Care

Autism Care - part of The Lifeways Group are looking for



If you believe that people have a right to choose how to run their own lives, then we would like to hear from you.

£9.05 per hour

35 hours per week on a rota basis.

We are looking highly motivated and enthusiastic Senior Support Workers to work alongside the Team Leaders and Registered Manager at our Heath Farm residential service and help manage the day-to-day running of our service -  helping service users with all aspects of their lives.

Position Duration
Role Type
Care/Support Worker, Team Leader and Service Manager
Autism Care
Salary / rate of pay
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The Lifeway’s Group is one of the UK’s leading providers of support services for people with diverse and often complex needs in community settings. Our vision is to help people live ordinary, independent and happy lives through extraordinary support.

Established in 1995, the Lifeways Group has over 10,000 employees providing specialist support services for people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism, profound and multiple learning disabilities, sensory and communication impairments, and acquired brain injuries. We do this through our portfolio of nine dedicated and specialist support services, which includes Autism Care, Brighton & Sussex Care, Care Solutions, Future Home Care, Integra, Keys Hill Park, Lifeways Community Care, Living Ambitions and SIL and currently support more than 6,000 people across the UK.

Job Description

We are looking for people to join us to help achieve our aim of delivering a truly person-centred support service.

  • In this role you will support the Team Leaders and Service Manager to ensure that excellent services are delivered and ensure that the service is compliant with external regulatory standards.
  • You will also assist in being responsible for leading, advising and motivating a staff team and your duties will include supporting staff supervisions and team meetings.
  • You will help supervise a team providing support for adults with Autism and Complex Care Needs and take a prominent and proactive role within the home.
  • You will assist in overseeing the support of individuals who have a learning disability, autism, mental health problems and display behaviours that may challenge as well as Service users who have a physical disability
  • You will have supervisory responsibilities therefore previous supervisory experience is desirable.

At Lifeways we value our staff and work hard to develop their skills through the provision of training and support.

We are expanding and so there are real opportunities for career development.

We offer:

  • Competitive pay rate
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Fully paid Induction training
  • Paid DBS Membership
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Lifeways Reward Scheme
  • £200 Refer a Friend Bonus
  • Pension Scheme

If you feel ready for a change and are able to take on new challenges in a growing organisation, we want to hear from you.

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REFERENCE: Complex Care & Autism LWGCC