We are recruiting support workers to work within an Independent Living service run by a disability and community engagement charity within the Newcastle area. They also have services in the Hexham and Prudhoe area. Our client requires support workers to work within an Independent Living specialises that provides flexible, client-driven approach to care, health and inclusion requirements for people with a wide range of needs and living situations.
As a support worker you will be required to help people live an independent life, supporting with personal care needs, participating in community activities and have an ability to work in a person centred way.
The ideal candidate will:
• Be flexible and adaptable, with the ability to connect and establish relationships
• Have knowledge of key legislation relating to health and safety in the workplace
• Have the ability to interact and identify communication and language needs, wishes and preferences
• Have the ability to recognize and reduce barriers in communication
They offer a range of benefits including a generous annual leave scheme, paid training, a pension scheme, childcare and eye care voucher scheme, flexible working, employee assistance programme, fitness and social initiatives.
If you are interested in this position and would like either more information or to be considered for this role then please send your CV for an immediate response.
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