Support Worker - Full Time

Recruiter
CareTech UK
Location
Bedfordshire
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
09 Nov 2018
Closes
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SUPPORT WORKERS – FULL TIME 35 hrs
We are looking for Support Workers to join us at our Chaucer Road Service in Bedford. Working a 35 hour week on a rota basis
Chaucer Road is close to local amenities with access to good transport links.
Rated GOOD by CQC, Chaucer Road is a residential service, registered for 8 service users who have learning disabilities.
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
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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