Support Worker - Part Time

Recruiter
CareTech UK
Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
09 Nov 2018
Closes
11 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Worker - Part Time - Wisbech

We are looking for Part Time Support Worker to join our friendly team at our Wisbech Outreach Service

Working at our Wisbech Outreach Service's 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 contracts

• 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

• 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).

Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010

CareTech are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader

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