Support Workers / Buddy Permanent & Bank Hours

Location
Winchester
Salary
£10 - £13 per hour
Posted
06 Jan 2017
Closes
03 Feb 2017
Ref
00063028
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Healthcare
Function
Operations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Workers/Buddys required

Permanent & Bank hours available over Weekend days/evenings and Weekdays, various shifts available

Location:
Near Stockbridge, Hampshire.

Support Worker/Buddy Role Overview:
To work with a 26 year old man with a brain Injury living near Stockbridge, Hampshire who requires assistance in carrying out rehabilitation programs as directed by the case manager, team leader and rehabilitation professionals. He also requires assistance to motivate and initiate carrying out social, voluntary work and leisure activities.

Experience preferred, but personality, a good sense of humour, ability to work flexibly, and under own initiative are the qualities most desired.

Hours:
Several posts are available:

- Permanent hours
- Bank hours are also available

Covering 12 hour & 24 hour shifts over weekdays & weekends

Support Worker/Buddy Attributes:
- Experience of working in a health care setting & Genuine interest in delivery of health care to the community
- Ability to demonstrate good verbal & written communication skills
- Team player and understanding of importance of feedback to qualified members of the team
- Ability to learn new skills
- Excellent numeracy and literacy
- Good sense of humour and interpersonal skills
- Proactive & encouraging approach
- Punctuality
- Patient, reliable and trustworthy
- Understanding of confidentiality
- Able to think creatively and to use initiative
- Ability to work evenings and weekends & willingness to work flexibly
- A full driving licence required & willingness to use own car for work

Remuneration:
£10.00 - £13.00 per hour dependent on level of experience and qualifications. Ongoing training and support provided. Free DBS check.

Application Form:
Applicants will be sent a link to download an application form, including a job description with further information about the role. Please complete the form and return it to the email address provided. You will be able to state your availability as well as providing additional information we need about you in order to shortlist you for the role.

Satisfactory references and proof of eligibility to work in the UK will be required.

This position requires a disclosure request from the DBS. A conviction will not necessarily prevent you from being employed.

Initial Interviews to take place week commencing 23rd January 2017

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