Job Title: Support Worker

Location: London boroughs

Job Salary: £20,531 – £21,606 per annum

Outline of Business/Company

About the Organisation
The Certitude Group are proud of our history of supporting people with complex mental health needs and learning disabilities. We support more than 1800 people across London through a diverse range of support services and believe in providing the right level of support, to enable individuals to flourish, contribute and live a good life.

We have high employee engagement and a strong commitment to people development from both our Board and Leadership Team. As a result, we are able to support people with mental health needs and learning disabilities to live the life they want to lead; happy, healthy, respected as equals and valued for their contribution within communities.

We aim to be the best social care employer in London and are proud of our reputation as a London employer - employing more than a 1500 colleagues and volunteers with a turnover of £48m.

Our Values
· Working Together

· Continuously Improving

· Inspired by People

· Dependable

General Description

About the role
The role of a Support Worker is to enable the people we support to manage aspects of their daily life.

Duties will include:
- Making a difference to the lives of those you support

- Help to use a range of recovery oriented and person-centered planning tools

- Ensure all plans and records relating to the people we support are accurate and up to date

- Support with everyday tasks to maximise the individual’s independence

- Work in a consistent and positive way with local managers and other team members to ensure people get a great service

- Undertake various levels of personal care and manual handling

Key Responsibilities:

About you
To be a Support Worker at Certitude, experience is not essential. Full training will be given; however, the following are essential:

- Ability to motivate others and build confidence

- Ability to work on your own initiative and also be a great team player

- Practical, adaptable and organised

- Have interests and skills that they are willing to share and get others involved

- Ability to use technology – PC and modern technology equipment

DBS Check Required: Yes, paid for by Certitude