Support Worker - Learning Disabilities - Bromyard

Newcross Healthcare
14.21 GBP Hourly
06 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to work hours suited to your availability, but with the security of a minimum guaranteed hours? We are looking for professional, dedicated and experienced Support Workers who can offer commitment to delivering high quality care to our clients in the Bromyard area.The Position:We have a variety of shifts available, working on either a 1-1 basis with service users, or within a small team of Support Workers and other healthcare professionals based in a residential home.You will need to have experience supporting clients with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities or autism. It's essential you are confident delivering personal care with a mindful approach towards protecting the dignity of the individual and promoting their independence.The Benefits:Salary up to GBP14.21/hr, paid weekly including holiday payPermanent, flexible hours contractAgreed mileage payments for most clientsFree uniform and ongoing training through credits earned as you workCriminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial joining periodOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearLocal line manager and branch supportRecommend a friend scheme, paying up to GBP500 per successful referralWhy Newcross?We value great employees. If you are a dedicated support worker who puts the needs and welfare of the service users at the forefront of everything you do - Newcross is the company for you.We'll help you to develop your skills, offering up over 200 free training courses, accessed through credits earned as you work. We'll also offer you the opportunity to work regular or flexible, full or part time shifts on your choice of days, nights or weekends, but with all the security of a minimum guaranteed hours and a steady income.To ensure you can meet your guaranteed hours, you should be willing to travel up to 30 minutes to a variety of clients in the local areas.The Local Branch:Opened in 2015, your local branch is situated in Kemble House on Broad Street in Hereford city centre. We cover a wide area of Herefordshire, offering shifts from Monmouth and Ross-on-Wye up to Leominster and Bromyard.If you want to join a team that shares core values of trust, expertise and empathy, then please do apply today.Person SpecificationTo be considered for this support worker vacancy, you will need the right to live and work in the UK, at least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years and referee contact details for your current place of work and other most recent employments.A NVQ2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care and access to your own vehicle is desired.Click the Apply Now button to begin your application.If you cannot apply online, please call . Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.