Support Workers - Older People (London)

8.71 - 9.00 GBP Hourly
27 May 2021
24 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Barker Ross Health & Social Care are recruiting for experienced Support Worker to provide high quality service to older people. Candidates are required to enable clients to live their life, their choice and their way. They will do this by providing clients with support in a range of areas, that include health, emotional and social support. We are recruiting for candidates who will engage with clients in order to understand them on an individual basis, gaining an insight into their unique needs, wishes and aspirations, and delivering person-centred care according to individualised support plans.

Support Worker

Duties will include:

Carrying out care plans,
Providing person-centred support that takes into account the social and emotional well-being of clients as well as their physical needs
Enabling clients to engage in and feel a part of their communities
Working proactively with external agencies
Promoting independent living skills such as personal hygiene, cooking, cleaning and finance
Prompting or support with personal careEssential Requirements:

At least 6-12 months paid experience in a care or support environment with olderpeople or complex needs
A genuine interest and commitment to working with vulnerable adults and to providing the highest standards of care and support
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to display initiative, a proactive attitude and work effectively in a team
Manual handling and hoist training would be beneficial
Flexible with regards to shiftsBenefits:

Working for an agency that genuinely cares about you as an individual, listens to your feedback and searches for work based on your experience and requirements
Competitive rates of pay, including enhancements for anti-social working hours
Flexible shift patterns
On-going training and developmentIf you feel you meet these requirements, please apply with an up-to-date copy of your cv to (url removed) or call (phone number removed)


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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