Support Workers Full Time

Recruiter
CareTech UK
Location
Cottenham
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
04 Jul 2018
Closes
14 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
FULL TIME SUPPORT WORKERS x 8

About The Role:

We are looking for Full Time Support Workers to join our friendly team
at our LaMarsh service in Cottenham which is easily commutable by
local transport links
Working at LaMarsh you will be supporting individuals with physical
and learning disabilities.
We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care,
enabling them to have fulfilled lives and gain further independence.
Preferably experience of working in a similar environment but not
essential as training is provided.

Benefits of being a CareTech Employee:

• We offer full time permanent contract
• We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards
• We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care
• Career progression path within the company
• Competitive rates of pay
• Employee Assistance Helpline
• Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme
• Retail discount vouchers
• Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle
• DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us
• SAYE Scheme

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support
plans and activities within a challenging environment
To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users,
families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality
To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry
duties, cleaning and social events
To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required
To work as part of a team to provide high quality care.

The successful candidate will have:

• NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards
•Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning
disabilities and/or mental health issues.
•The ability to keep calm under pressure
•Confidence to work alone and as part of a team
•Excellent communication skills
•The passion to work with vulnerable Adults
•The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding

About CareTech:

CareTech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with
continuous growth with new developments/services.
CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for
people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism,
learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological
conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible
within their own homes and also in residential care.
We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our
residents
To enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to
deliver first class care.
All applicants will be subject to satisfactory references and all
employees are checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).
CareTech are proud to announce they are a Disability Confident Leader

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