Care Assistants / Support Workers

Recruiter
Suffolk Recruiters
Location
Suffolk
Salary
17238.00 GBP Annual
Posted
28 Sep 2016
Closes
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client are an exciting social care provider that has been operating for 5+ years working with children, vulnerable young people and adults. We currently have three services we are recruiting into;
  • Registered Children's Home
  • Supported Accommodation for 16-17 year olds
  • Community Service for those aged 15 and above
They currently have opportunities across Suffolk and Cambridgeshire including; Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds, Newmarket etc.

What do the roles require?
  • You will be expected to support an individual in their home to access local services, explore and promote their interests
  • You'll have excellent communication skills, be a team player and be able to prioritise your workload with the individual's needs and support plan
  • You'll be able to advocate on behalf of the individual and be able to support them in making applications for benefits, grants and housing
  • You'll support the individual to maintain their tenancy agreements and promote their independence
  • You'll be part of a team providing wrap around support including waking nights and/or sleep-in's
Our client provide the following:
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Training opportunities including; NVQ 3, higher education, opportunities to attend local and national conferences, and in-house training including safeguarding, transactional analysis and mental health awareness
  • DBS checks
  • Staff rewards scheme providing access to discounted child care and other great savings