Flexible support worker

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
17 Sep 2020
Ref
1706728431
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support worker

Hays Social Care are working with some of the leading organisations in the country, based in Cheltenham and the surrounding areas. Our clients provide vulnerable individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to have fulfilled lives and gain further independence.

We will offer you consistent work, either full or part-time in a variety of fantastic settings, so you decide when you work, and how many hours you work. We work with children and young adults with learning disabilities, mental health issues, autism, and other various complex needs in either residential or supported living settings. You will be supporting these individuals with days out and activities, food preparation, personal care, social activities and helping them to access the community.

You will be supporting people to work towards personal goals and needs. Our clients work closely with each individual and their families to make sure each care programme is carefully personalised; including occupational therapy, physiotherapy, hydrotherapy, guided leisure time, vocational training and independent living skills where needed.

Most activities will tend to be either one to one or in small groups and involve social events, plenty of trips out and accessing to the community. You Will Need: - Experience with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Complex Needs - Professional Attitude - Passionate about Care - A Willingness to Travel - You must be organised, a good communicator and self-motivated. - Drivers are desirable but not necessary

Should you wish to take your career to the next level, we can also offer you the opportunity to apply for a permanent role with any one of our providers, with fantastic opportunities for progression.

Benefits of Working with Hays include: - a minimum of £9 an hour plus holiday - Flexible Working Hours - Consistent Work - Accrued Holiday Pay - Recommend a Friend Scheme at £250 per referral. - Full Mandatory Training - Weekly Pay - FREE DBS - the chance to work towards your NVQ level 2 or 3 qualification, the opportunity to gain experience in some of the leading organisations in the country and a personal service where you are properly looked after.

"Hays have been fantastic to work with, I have consistent work, and I've really enjoyed the services I've worked at. I truly feel like a valued member of staff and a valued worker who is well looked after, it's refreshing for an agency and Hays have recently helped me to find my perfect full-time job! - Lisa. S"

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