Support Care Worker

Recruiter
Dean Healthcare
Location
Gloucester
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
10 Oct 2019
Closes
12 Oct 2019
Ref
1293657339
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking for a flexible working pattern alongside a rewarding role?

Dean Healthcare are currently recruiting for Support Workers and Care Assistants in the Gloucestershire area.

The role will include working with individuals who may have complex care needs, require 1-1 or 2-1 support, have mental health conditions, physical disabilities, learning difficulties and present with challenging behaviours. You may also be working in nursing, residential homes and private hospitals supporting adults of all ages.

What will the role require?
  • Providing individuals with personal care
  • Using moving and handling equipment such as, tracking hoists, manual hoists and stand aids
  • Accessing the local communities with individuals, by attending GP appointments, meeting with friends and family and attending day centres
  • Encouraging independence where possible, allowing the individual to make their own choices with regards to the support they require
  • Supporting the individuals to integrate into society and build trusting relationships

The role is highly rewarding and flexible around your lifestyle, as there is the opportunity to choose your own working patterns.

Requirements:
  • All candidates MUST have a minimum of 9 month's experience in a similar field
  • Driving is essential due to various rural locations
  • Must be competent with providing personal care and using moving and handling equipment
  • Have a caring nature and a passion for person centred delivery
  • Have the right to live and work in the UK
  • All positions are offered to satisfactory references and DBS

Benefits:
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Free ongoing training and development
  • Ability to accrue holiday as you work
  • Permanent and flexible hours contract available
  • Temporary to permanent opportunities available
  • Recommend a friend scheme paying £100/£200 per successful referral (Ts&Cs apply)
  • Local consultant and branch support team available 24/7, 365 days a year

If you are interested in the above role and have the relevant experience, please apply with your CV below.