Specialist Support Worker

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Gloucester
Posted
21 Sep 2020
Closes
23 Sep 2020
Ref
1712213827
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Hays Social Care are looking for a Specialist Support Worker to work with individuals with substance misuse.

Your new company
You will be working within supported accommodation providing support to 16-25 years old's with substance misuse related illnesses and homelessness.

Your new role
In your new role you will be required to utilise your specialist knowledge and skill-set to support young people with complex needs including high risk lifestyle, substance misuse, mental health needs and anti-social behaviour. You will work towards breaking the cycle of homelessness and help promote independence whilst offering additional support with illness due to substance misuse.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this position you will need to be open to shift cover, have at least 6 months experience of working with adults or young people with complex needs, mental health or substance misuse. Holding an NVQ L2 / L3 in Health and Social Care is a bonus but not essential for this position.

What you'll get in return
- a minimum of £10.07 an hour
- Flexible Working Hours
- Consistent Work
- Accrued Holiday Pay
- Recommend a Friend Scheme at £250 per referral.
- Full FREE Mandatory Training - FREE DBS
- Weekly Pay
- 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.

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.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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