Penfold Lodge, 8-10 Penfold Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex CO15 1JNWe are currently looking to grow our already established and dedicated team of support workers at Penfold Lodge in Clacton-On-Sea, part of Priory Adult Care.
Penfold Lodge is a care home for 18 adults (male and female) who have enduring mental health problems. We provide low secure, locked and open, recovery focused rehabilitation and community housing to support patients' safe and positive reintegration into the community. Our care includes individualised residential care for children, young people and adults, requiring treatment of acute or severe and enduring eating disorders.
As well as the secure and acute services we provide, we also offer specialist residential care and education, specifically designed for young people, aged 13-21 years, with histories of self-injurious behaviours, attachment difficulties and complex presentations.
We do and we are passionate about providing excellent care and support to individuals with learning disabilities, autism, Prader-Willi Syndrome or mental health conditions. As a support worker, you will have the opportunity to be part of 1000s of stories of inspiring care and support for our residents and service users.
As a support worker you will be supporting our residents with their day to day lives, encouraging them to live as independently as possible. You may get involved in exciting activities outside of the home too – our residents/service users participate in day trips, charity events and much more!
Our ideal support worker will:
Whilst drivers are able to take service users out and about, you don’t need to be a driver to work here – we employ many non-drivers too!
What we’ll give you:
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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, and the cost of this will be covered by the Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.
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