Support Worker

Recruiter
Hays Social Care
Location
Basingstoke
Salary
£7.00 - £8.00/hour
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Experienced Support Worker Job In Basingstoke working with Adults with learning difficulties. 3 month contract

Your new company
As one of the country's largest not-for-profit organisations they support people with learning disabilities, autism, challenging behaviour and complex needs,and are driven by their values. People with learning disabilities and their families are at the heart of everything they do, wanting every person they support to have a great life, with excellent outcomes. They are always working to improve standards and looking to enable the people they support to live as active citizens, playing their part in our communities.

Your new role
You will be working with adults with learning difficulties and challenging behaviours in a residential and supported living setting.You will be promoting the independence of the residents, supporting them in the community and helping them to live fulfilled lives. You will be handling their personal care, finances and activities.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this position you will need to be open to shift cover, have at least 6 months experience in the last 2 years in Support Work, Hold an NVQ Level 2/3 in Heath and Social Care.

You will be resilient, being able to bounce back from any situation you face, show real initiative in decision making, and be proactive. Being passionate in helping others less fortunate than yourself and making the residents days fulfilling are key parts of this job.

What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a competitive hourly rate paid every week. Holiday pay and a free DBS check. You will also receive the satisfaction of making someone else's life more complete.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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