Care Assistants / Support Workers

Suffolk Recruiters
17238.00 GBP Annual
28 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
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