Support Worker

Location
Wiltshire, England
Salary
£18100 - £20500 per annum
Posted
12 Jul 2018
Closes
09 Aug 2018
Ref
513890 LS
Contact
Sandie Rutter
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have a fantastic opportunity to join a well established and growing care organisation in Wiltshire as a Support Worker.

Your main role is to provide help and support for the service users' physical, social and emotional development and to encourage them to be as independent as possible. Supporting in daily activities and routines and ensuring that any personal care is taken care of, sometimes this will be encouragement and prompting. You will be working as part of a team, reporting directing to the senior or supervisor, maintaining a stable, safe and happy environment and ensuring all care plans are followed and records are logged. For this role you need to be enthusiastic, friendly, resilient, a good communicator and team player.

Contract:

The pay rate is £8 per hour, 37 hours per week + 1-2 sleep at £46 each.

You will need to be flexible in your working hours for this role. Shifts are 7am-2pm, 7am/7- 10pm/10. Sleep ins are from 10 - 6. You will usually work every other weekend.

Monthly rotas are published 2 weeks in advance.

Benefits and Training:

  • Pension Scheme Enrolment
  • Full in house mandatory training
  • NVQ opportunities
  • Career progression
  • Free parking (not always on site)
  • Employee discounts
  • Double time on Bank holidays

Qualifying Candidates

  • 6 months experience working in the care industry
  • Strong communication and team work skills
  • Previous experience with challenging behaviour
  • Driver with your own transport
  • Previous experience with Autism is desirable

If you are interested in this role please contact Lianna on 0117 922 1130 for a confidential discussion or email on lianna @ bssocialcare