Support Worker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Loughborough
Salary
Benefits
Posted
17 Sep 2019
Closes
15 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Support Worker
Location: Loughborough, LE11
Salary: GBP8.21 Per Hour
Hours: Will vary, based on the needs of the Service Users. Flexibility is a must

Are you looking for a job where you can make a positive impact?

Do you enjoy working closely with Service Users and building relationships?

Then look no further.

Our client is a charitable organisation that provides a range of flexible, individualised care and support services for people with learning difficulties, mental health support needs and older people. At one of our Loughborough services, we are now looking for Full or Part-Time members to join our hardworking team.

This role is unique! You will be working with 3 males who live quite independent lives, but need some support with their daily activities. The 3 gents have very busy social lives, so you will need to be up for a fun-filled day to keep up with them, as it could include such things as going to the gym, the pub, gigs & playing x-box. You will also need to be willing to support one of the males in his religious beliefs.

Our ideal candidate will have:

Experience of supporting adults in a care setting or in the community

An awareness and understanding of Learning Disabilities

Good communication skills, patience and flexibility

An understanding of safeguarding and person-centred support

A flexible working pattern

An NVQ in Health & Social Care, or relevant qualification

A driving licence & access to your own vehicle is essential. You will be lone working, so you must be an experienced care or support worker to apply for this role.

In return for your hard work, along with a great salary, Our client is offering:

22 days paid holiday per annum + bank holidays (pro rata) Raising to 28 days + bank holidays per year with length of service

Ongoing training and progression opportunities

Flexible working hours

We operate a free Health Service Discount scheme. Which gives discounts on manyretailers, including: Superbreak, Jet2holidays, Virgin, Haven, Apple, Clarks, Sky, Halfords, Caf?? Rouge, Nando's,Matalan & the RAC to name but a few!

We offer a free Employee Assistance Program (EAP) to all our staff. This offers a variety of support services including free counselling, and advice and support on any worries you may have.

If you would like to see the full job pack, please call Bianca on (phone number removed) or, APPLY NOW