Support Worker

Market related
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Eden Futures
Contract Type
Full Time

At Eden Futures we are looking for a passionate, caring Support Worker to join our growing friendly team to work with a lady who has a spinal injury to live in her own home in Fenton, Stoke on Trent. 

Job Title – Support Worker

Location – Fenton, Stoke on Trent

Salary – Competitive

Hours – Shifts are 12 hours (8-8 or 9-9) during the day and at night.

Our Support Workers come from many walks of life and have diverse backgrounds but they all share our values and want to make a real difference to the people they support. We want to employ people who are resourceful, caring and compassionate, who will encourage the people we support to live their live in the way they want to.

Being respectful, flexible and positive are also important as well as being able keep accurate records of the activities you support with as this helps us build a picture of the good work we do. Our induction training will give you all the skills you need, so who you are is most important to us.

Support Worker – Duties will Include:

- Personal care

- Managing her continence (toilet) needs,

- Dressing, cleaning and generally supporting her with tasks that enable her to live in her own home and access events within the community.

You will be trained by a community nurse specialist so that you will have all the skills in order to meet her clinical needs.

Support Worker - Benefits include:

- Paid to attend training

- Free DBS Check

- Paid annual leave based upon the hours you work including overtime

- Westfield Health Scheme

- Build a comprehensive training portfolio

- Supported to learn and develop

It is a contractual requirement that all applicants must be aged 18 or over.

To submit your CV for this exciting Support Worker opportunity, please click ‘Apply’ now.

This role is based in Fenton, Stoke on Trent and is commutable from: Crewe, Madeley, Whitchurch, Market Drayton, Yarnfield, Stafford, Ashbourne, Cheddleton, Leek, Biddulph, Macclesfield, Chester, Winsford, Tarporley, Bunbury, Stoke-on-Trent, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Hanley, Tunstall and Keele.

This role may be relevant if you have previously worked as a Residential Support Worker, Care Worker, Social Care, Social Worker, Home Support, Child Support, Elderly Care, Adult Care, Mental Health Worker, Relief Carer, Waking Night Worker, Outreach Support, Dementia Care, Healthcare Assistant, Nurse, Nursing Assistant, Youth Worker, Project Worker.