Frances Taylor Foundation Careers

Senior Support Worker

£25,780.00 Per Annum
St. Joseph's Blundell Avenue, Freshfield, Formby, Liverpool, L37 1PH

Job Role: Senior Support Worker

Pay Rate: £25,780 per annum. 

Hours: Full Time - 37.5 Hours per week 

Location: St. Joseph's Blundell Avenue, Freshfield, Formby, Liverpool, L37 1PH

Do you like to help people reach their full potential? Be the Difference: Join Us as a Senior Support Worker!

We believe that each person must be at the centre of their world, and of the support and care they may require to lead life to the full in their own way.

About Us:

The Frances Taylor Foundation provides a comprehensive array of social care and support services, all rooted in a person-centred approach. We operate across Liverpool and Merseyside, Brighton and Hove, and Greater London.

Our services have a rich history. In the 1980s and 1990s, as the UK transitioned from large institutions to smaller community-based care for people with learning disabilities, we were at the forefront. We've continued to evolve, modernising our offerings to meet the changing needs and preferences of those we support. Some of our services are housed in brand new facilities, reflecting our commitment to innovation and understanding the unique aspirations of individuals. If you believe in personalised care and are ready to make a meaningful impact, we’d love to have you join us.

About the Role:

As a Senior Support Worker, you'll join a committed team that delivers high-quality care and support. This pivotal role involves:

  • Provide leadership to the team acting as a positive role model at all times.
  • Carry out regular supervisions and appraisals for Support Workers 
  • Liaise with Health Professionals and maintain good working relationships
  • Administer medication in line with the policy and the individual’s care plans.
  • Take part in completing assessments

About you:

In order to be considered as a Senior Support Worker with us, you will need:

  • A kind and caring nature with a passion for enriching lives.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience within a care environment, coupled with leadership involvement.
  • Level 2 in Health and Social Care or Equivalent required
  • Experience administering medication
  • CQC Awareness and Understanding

About St Josephs:

St. Joseph's Home specialises in supporting people with profound and multiple learning disabilities who have complex health care needs. Our facility features beautiful, secure grounds, a hydrotherapy pool, and three sensory rooms with state-of-the-art multi-sensory equipment. Residents can personalise their bedrooms and enjoy a variety of activities, including social clubs, music therapy, a sensory garden, and reminiscence sessions. We also support community outings to Liverpool City Centre for concerts and the local village for shopping and dining with family and friends.

We have a "Good" rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC), reflecting our commitment to a person-centred approach that uses intensive interaction to facilitate communication. Our goal is to create a warm and supportive environment where each person feels valued, loved, and cared for. We aim to "Make it Happen" by focusing on dignity, respect, and continual improvement.

Discover St. Joseph's Home, where comfort and care come together.

We really care about our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:

  • Excellent Training and Development
  • £750 recommend a friend bonus.
  • Comprehensive company sick pay scheme
  • Pension scheme contributions
  • Training and continuing professional development opportunities.
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • 28 days Annual Leave

“I have worked with the Frances Taylor Foundation for over three years and can honestly say this is the best organisation I have worked for”.

If you would like to have a chat with our friendly onboarding team, please call us on 0121 713 8335.