Support Work

As an Essence Telford Support Worker, you will be working as part of a dedicated, professional and friendly team in busy and working in demanding environments so it is essential you are well organised and able to learn quickly.

Essence Telford work in partnership with a number of different services across the UK. You will need to work with the right attitude a person centered approaches to support and promote their daily independence meeting both health and social needs. This involves giving advice, support and therapeutic techniques designed to suit the individual’s needs.  You will be supporting and reporting to registered managers or registered nurses to provide a treatment and rehabilitation service for people with mental health illnesses or other complex conditions.

We also work with a number of learning disabilities services we offer staffing solutions to services that support adults and children with moderate to severe learning disability, autistic spectrum conditions or significant physical disability you will be helping them to have a better quality of life and to become as independent as possible.

We need people that are dynamic, highly motivated, are enthusiastic and are keen to join an innovative multi-disciplinary team.

Having some of the training listed below would be an advantage to the role but not essential and we can update any of these for you:

  • Positive Intervention
  • Team Teach
  • Managing violence and aggression
  • De-escalation
  • Breakaway techniques
  • Understanding and knowledge of the issues faced by service users.
  • Creative approach to empowering service users to achieve their goals
  • Flexible and adaptable attitude to suit a variety of different services

If you have 6 months paid work experience in the UK as a support worker and are looking to pick up 6 hours a week up to full time hours a week, we would be able to help.

We will allocate a dedicated member of our Recruitment Team to ensure your compliance checks are processed and completed as quickly as possible following a successful interview.