Children & Adults Social Care Worker

Recruiter
Talentvine Ltd
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
17 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Pineshield Health & Social Care Services are looking for lively, positive and energetic people to support children & adults with health and learning needs in Cardiff. We offer competitive pay rates, flexible hours (full time, part time, evenings or weekends), free uniforms, free DBS checks, paid training, full eight day induction training, paid mileage and the opportunity to undertake a QCF qualification in Health & Social Care.

The Social Care Workers duties will include:

  • To support with personal care as detailed in the plans of the people we support and providing a safe environment when out in the community
  • To prepare meals, ensuring a balanced diet, undertake household and cleaning tasks, social interaction and any other tasks outlined in the individual plans
  • To encourage independence, while ensuring dignity, choice and respect at all times to the people we support
  • Be willing to work within the homes of the people we support, accepting different environments and varying capabilities of the people we support
  • Immediately report to management if the policies and procedures of the person being supported are not being adhered to

The successful Social Care Worker will:

  • Have a high level of initiative and empathy when working with the people we support
  • Have the ability to communicate at all levels effectively and to be able to recognise changes in the needs or circumstances of the people we support
  • Be flexible to travel within a community setting
  • Be reliable
  • Be able to work alone and as part of a team
  • Be willing to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and be able to provide reference details
  • Ideally have own car but not essential

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/79912756