RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT WORKER – ADULTS

Recruiter
Barker Ross
Location
Stockport
Salary
£8.00 - £10.50/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for passionate and genuine individuals to help us fulfil the work that we are receiving from our client base. Candidates that are on the DBS update service will be fast tracked through the registration process. We cannot guarantee hours of work but are looking for candidates who can be flexible and sometimes be available at short notice.

Detailed job description

Responsibilities and tasks:

* Caring for adults with physical or learning disabilities, mental health problems, addiction issues or other emotional or social needs;
* Assessing each resident's needs and progress;
* Providing physical and personal care;
* Creating a safe and positive living environment;
* Providing leisure and creative opportunities;
* Teaching daily living skills such as budgeting, shopping and claiming benefits;
* Helping residents to deal with problems and become independent;
* Keeping records and writing reports;
* Liaising with residents' families;
* Working with other health and care professionals.

Salary - between £7.50 - £11.00 per hour

Benefits:

* Ongoing Training & Support delivered through our training partners
* Friendly Team of Consultants who work on your behalf to find you the right role - we work with you to find you the job that is RIGHT for you!
* Flexible Working - Days | Nights| Lates | Weekends | Weekdays
* Excellent Rates of Pay - enhancements sometimes apply depending on the work
* Access to our e-suite for time sheeting and payslips

Essential requirements:

* Relevant experience in caring for adults with mental health and learning disabilities;
* Relevant holding a health and social care qualification such as BTEC National Certificate, Diploma in Health and Social Care, NVQ L2 or L3 in Health and Social Care;
* a caring and supportive attitude;
* good communication skills;
* the ability to relate to people from a wide range of backgrounds;
* patience, discretion and a high level of professionalism;
* mediation and negotiation skills;
* emergency response skills;
* ability to prioritise situations;
* flexible to work any shift patters;
* enhanced and cleared DBS.

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Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency