Support Assistant

11.28 - 11.28 GBP Hourly + GBP11.28/hour + allowances
13 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
KPJ Group currently has vacancies for Support Assistants in the High Peak on an on-going basis. This is a mobile position and you will be given a company car to visit service users across the High Peak.

This reputable company provides a fully comprehensive health & social care support service and 24 hour emergency response service to older and vulnerable customers to maximize their ability to live independently.

You will be responding to emergency calls from customers and taking appropriate action to deal with the emergency, ensuring it is resolved satisfactorily. You'll complete structured support plans for customers ensuring the appropriate level of support is provided to all service users.

If you're caring, compassionate and can cope well in stressful situations with vulnerable people the company are offering GBP8.70 per hour. Your basic hours are 16 hours per week however as this is a 24 hour emergency response service if you are called out during unsociable hours you will receive a higher rate. You will be required to be on stand by 2 nights a week, for which you will also be paid GBP20.67 per night, regardless if you are called out or not

-Driving Licence
-DBS Check
-Able to work on a rota basis covering seven days per week and evening call-outs

-Experience of working with the elderly and vulnerable adults in a health and social care environment
-Experience of completing care plans to meeting individual needs
-Experience of working with people with disabilities and mental health problems
-NVQ 3 or equivalent is health or social care
-Level 1 Safeguarding (Adults)

If you have a driving licence, a DBS check and can cope well with vulnerable people in stressful situations forward your up to date CV for consideration or call (Apply online only) for more information