Support Worker

Location
Stockport
Salary
£10.50 per hour
Posted
05 Apr 2019
Closes
03 May 2019
Ref
00327413
Contact
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Worker 

Support Workers are required to provide a one to one flexible support service based in Stockport. 

Position: Support Worker (ref 7807) 
Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester 
Job type: Permanent 
Hours: Part time, 24 hours per week, 12 hours shifts covering day and night. Additional hours may be available and applicants will be expected to work flexibly to ensure the care needs of the client are met. We are also seeking casual workers to cover sickness and holiday cover. 
Salary: £10.50 per hour weekday & weekday nights, £11.25 per hour weekend day & night shifts, £8.50 per hour sleep-in shifts 


About the role: 

Support Workers are required to provide a one to one flexible support service. 

Our client is an adult male, who has cognitive support needs, following an acquired brain injury. 

Our client likes to spend time on his leisure interests including attending the gym and the football, cinema etc. We are therefore ideally seeking candidates who can support him in accessing and participating in these activities. 

About you: 

You must have previous experience of working in a care environment with experience of following care / support plans. 

Candidates must have the ability to demonstrate a person centred approach to their work and must be able to undertake training courses as required. It is essential that you have excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work in a professional manner. You must have the ability to act pro-actively and make informed decisions. The successful applicant will be well organised with excellent communication skills, both oral and written. 

Applicants must also hold a full driving licence and have access to their own vehicle with business use car insurance. 

Due to the nature of the role an enhanced certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service will be required. 

Bush and Company Rehabilitation are acting on behalf of our client. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charities, Charity, NFP, Third Sector, Not For Profit, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Carer, Voluntary Sector, Social Care, Vulnerable People, NFP, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, etc.

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