Support Worker

Silva Care
£7.33-£11.00 per hour
05 Oct 2016
03 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Silva Care Ltd are currently recruiting for both full time and part time support workers to provide person centred support to a range of people across Bristol, including People with Learning disabilities, older people, People with Dementia, mental health support needs and people with physical disabilities.

The positions we are currently recruiting for are both full time and part time positions, our support workers must be fully flexible with the hours they are available to work, and this will include evenings, weekends and sleep in shifts. Support workers must also hold full manual driving licenses.

We provide high quality support across a range of environments, including individuals own homes, out in the community, outreach services and short breaks services.

As a support worker you will be expected to provide care appropriate to the individual needs of service users, this could include personal care or administering medication. You will be promoting a caring environment which empowers service users, and supports the social, physical, emotional and spiritual needs of individuals.

When Silva Care Ltd recruit we are looking for candidates with the following;

  • Current Manual Driving License
  • Previous experience is desirable
  • Desirable NVQ or equivalent in Health and Social care
  • Flexibility to Work Evenings and Weekends
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Must be willing to sleep in weekly minimum of 1 night per week

Benefits of working for Silva Care Ltd;

  • Pay enhancements for evenings and weekends
  • 20 Days Annual Leave Pro Rata
  • Pension Scheme
  • Paid Training
  • Paid Travelling time
  • Promotions within
  • Opportunities to do NVQ Qualifications
  • Use of fleet of company vehicles

Silva Care Ltd offer a competitive salary of between £7.33-£11.00 per hour with generous enhancements.

Silva Care have 10 sites across Bristol which are based in the following areas, Knowle, Whitchurch, Horfield, Frenchay, Filton, Lockleaze, Redland.

Any interested candidate will provide us with an up to date copy of their CV and a covering letter explaining why they think they would be the best candidate for the position.

This can be sent by clicking apply or in writing to 19b Osprey Court, Hawkfield Business Park, Whitchurch, BS14 0BB. Alternatively please contact Deanna Osborne on 01179562411.