Support Worker (Care worker, Care assistant)
Our client is now looking for a number of Support Workers who can bring a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, energy, enthusiasm and drive, and support users to live a full and varied life.
Within the role, you will support people with learning and physical disabilities with all aspects of daily living including personal care, emotional needs and social interaction. You will work as part of a care and support team and work in a variety of settings such as; residential services, community support services, clubs and within service users’ own homes.
All that they ask is that you;
• Have hands-on experience of caring & supporting people either in personal or professional circumstances
• Are self-motivated with the ability to use own initiative
• Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Can demonstrate the ability to show warmth, compassion, showing respect and dignity to others at all times
• Have a genuine desire to progress within the care industry
• Hold a full clean driving licence
Those who hold a QCF/NVQ in Care are highly desirable, however this is by no means essential.
This is a fantastic opportunity for those who have a genuine desire to progress within the care industry. As well as progression into a Senior Support Worker role, they can offer a fantastic working environment, a comprehensive training and induction package, accredited training and recognised qualifications.
Our client is a local charity based in Sale, just south of Manchester City Centre. They are dedicated to helping people with learning disabilities live life to the full and they’re delighted to help over 200 children, young people and adults, their families and carers every year.
Their caring and committed team help people to experience the hope, joy and challenge that life brings. Each person they support is special and unique. They work hard to help people become the best they can be, supporting them to develop their skills, experiences and confidence. They love what they do; they think there’s no greater reward than the satisfaction of seeing people enjoy fulfilling lives with their support.
Closing Date: 15th June 2018
This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email