Part Time Support Worker - 25hrs

CareTech UK
£15,000 - £19,999
31 Jul 2018
19 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

We would like you to work for us at our service Mildred Avenue,
looking after our service users with learning disabilities.
Providing support for support for 6 service users with learning

At Caretech we work in partnership with people with physical and
learning disability. We do this by providing high-quality, flexible
services that support people, including young adults, to live as
independently as possible in their own homes and in the community.
Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something really meaningful.
At CareTech, we can give you that. You’ll have opportunities to
develop as a person, colleague, leader and activist.
One of the most amazing things about being a Support Worker is that
anyone can do it! As long as you have a positive attitude and want to
improve the lives of those with a learning disability, we will support
you with progression opportunities throughout your career with us

We believe that all our employees are amazing and we wouldn't be able
to achieve what we do without them. Here are just some of the ways
CareTech will value and invest in you.

• 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
• 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.
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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