Senior Support Worker

Location: Eastleigh
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £11.05 per hour
Reference: SSW/VYC1/Eastleigh
Contact Name: Matthew Garner
Contact Email:

As a Senior Support Worker at Woodrow Cottage you will work with people who have varying degrees of physical and learning disabilities as well as mental health needs. Your aim is to promote their confidence and independence and support them to lead fulfilling lives. This will be incorporating in both therapy based activities and social based activities.

You will need to ensure the support team works in accordance with care plans for individuals with learning disabilities and other complex needs. You’ll operate within the home and local community settings providing hands-on care to the people we support, so you can expect total involvement in everything we do.

As a Senior Support Workers you will be required to have previous experience of supporting people with varying care needs and be familiar with leading a team and managing responsibilities of the team's record keeping along with supervising the team on a daily basis and bi-monthly supervision. 

In addition to an excellent hourly rate of pay, benefits include:

  • Paid DBS and holidays
  • Salary scale / progression if you want it
  • Life insurance and pension scheme
  • Retail rewards and savings
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend

In addition to these fantastic benefits, a £500 welcome bonus is available to all new starters!

Due to the needs of the client's experience within a care setting, notably with challenging behaviours, is preferred for this role.