Support Worker (days and nights available)
We are advertising for full time Support Workers to join our growing team at Riverview in Teignmouth.
Riverview is a residential service that provides personalised, high quality, safe support for nine adults with complex needs including Autism, behaviours that challenge, acquired brain injury and learning disabilities.
Riverview was rated “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in February 2017 – placing it in the top 1% of adult social care services in the country.
On a daily basis we support our individuals to achieve their goals and aspirations to improve quality of life and be an active part of the community. On a daily basis individuals access the wider community and are encouraged to lead an active and integrated life.We support individuals with activities such as:
- Pub visits and lunches out
- Personal shopping
- Visits to and with family
- Bowling trips
- Long walks
- Visits to the beach
- Clothes shopping
- Theatre trips
- Daily living skills (including personal care)
And much more.Quotes from family members and staff
Before moving to Riverview They used to be in a sparse room, now they have personal belongings, they never went out, now they go into town to the local coffee shop and people know them", and " The change has been dramatic. (Family member)
“Challenging at times but fulfilling job where you make a great difference to people's daily life and reap rewards each day” (Staff member)
“The smile I get makes me realise this is so much more than just a job” (Staff member)
“The positive atmosphere makes me happy and love my job” (Staff member)
“It’s the feeling at the end of the day when you know you have done something great and supported someone to overcome a fear or obstacle” (Staff member)
“Extremely rewarding and active” (Staff member)
Please take a look at the link below if you feel this could be the job for you. You will never look backCareer Pathways
As a Priory Group employee, you’ll be able to chart your long-term career along defined pathways (from Support Worker to CEO), each path providing you a fulfilling work environment and support from a world class organisation to achieve your professional goals. We want to invest in you to achieve the next step in your career, so you can continue to make a difference in people’s lives.Disclosure
All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.