Support Worker - Wellington

8.00 - 10.00 GBP Hourly
09 Nov 2016
01 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to gain more experience within Health and Social care? Do you have a passion for helping others? Do you want to work with some of the UK's best social care providers?

We are currently looking for Support workers who can work between 8-48 hours per week on our bank team here at Randstad Care. You will have the opportunity to work with several leading providers, working with Adults with learning disabilities in either a residential or supported living setting.

Benefits of the role:

This is an excellent opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge within the Health and Social care setting. You may have just started out in the sector and are looking to find your niche, or you may be an experienced support worker looking to bump up your weekly hours, we have something available for all levels of experience.

Other benefits include:

* Competitive salary - Starting from ??8 per hour up to ??20 per hour on Bank Holidays!
* Training and development opportunities including certificated courses
* Generous PAID holiday entitlement
* Access to permanent jobs

Responsibilities for this role:

* To be involved in supporting service users with their physical care and personal hygiene needs, ensuring that their independence is preserved and developed as far as possible.
* To contribute to effective communication with service users, their relatives, friends, professional helpers and other members of staff, ensuring the continuity of quality and safety in the provision of personal care services.
* To encourage service users to maintain maximum independence, taking into account their physical and emotional condition and to stimulate their participation in the running of the service.
* To pass on to other staff, via individual records and the daily reports, any incidents this may have relevance to the service user's individual plans.

Essential requirements include:

* Must be a driver.
* You must be able to commit to shift work at the last minute if you are available.
* Willing to provide personal care.

Our recruitment process is simple, to apply for the role you must be able to attend a face to face interview which at this stage we will take copies of your right to work, proof of address, NI proof, DBS and we will request from you at least 3 years worth of references. If you have a portable DBS, our turnaround to get you out working is as little as a week!

If you're looking to join a company with fantastic training opportunities, competitive salary and a company who can offer you a great work/life balance then apply now to avoid missing out on such a brilliant opportunity to join one of the UK's largest recruitment agencies.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone