Support Worker

Recruiter
SCP Recruitment
Location
Mansfield
Salary
£7.85 - 8.12 per hour
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Due to continued growth and expansion, SCP Recruitment are now looking to recruit Learning Disability Support Workers to join a fantastic client in the Mansfield area of Nottinghamshire.

Our client is a National Client that provides care and support for more than 800 people with learning disabilities so they can live independent lives. If you are a Health Care Support Worker or Care Assistant looking for a new and rewarding role or just want to top up your hours of work then please call to register with SCP Recruitment.

Vacancies available:

* Full Time (37.5 hours)

* Part Time (22.5 hours)

* Bank (zero hours casual contract)

* Shifts can include early's (from 7am), lates (until 10pm), weekends and occasional Sleep-ins

Duties include:

* Social Activities - Accompanying people to health care appointments, day and activity centres, shopping, and social events

* Practical Support - Administering medication and supporting with domestic tasks such as cooking, shopping and cleaning

* Personal Care - Support with getting up and getting ready for the day and settling in for the night, washing, bathing, personal hygiene as required

What we look for in our support workers/carers:

* Reliable and dependable

* Flexible availability, to include weekends and occasional sleep-ins

* A sensitive and responsive communicator

* Respectful towards others

* Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude

* Passion for helping others

* Drivers Licence and vehicle essential

This client offers:

* £7.85 - £8.12 per hour with enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime and Sleep-ins

* Award winning induction and continuation training programme

* A generous pension plan (including employer contributions)

* Life assurance

* Childcare vouchers

About Us:

SCP Recruitment are an equal opportunities employer and we offer

* 28 days paid holiday

* Free Mandatory training provided

* A dedicated recruitment Consultant who will be available as a point of contact for any enquiries, problems or concerns

* Weekly pay directly into your bank account

* Referral Bonus Scheme

Training/Qualifications: Ideally you should have an up to date Practical Manual Handling Certificate (Within 1 year), however SCP Recruitment can offer refresher training.