Community based Support Worker

Recruiter
Prospero Teaching
Location
Nottingham
Salary
£18500 - £19500/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Community based support worker to join a leading charity based in Nottingham. The role comes with an excellent salary and enhanced mileage allowance, pension and on-going training and support for personal and career progression.

The organisation work with vulnerable people in their own homes and they provide a range of services to them including domiciliary care, companionship and support. They are looking for experienced support workers to join their friendly and supportive team.
The main duties of the role will include:
*Supporting service users to remain comfortable within their own home environment.
*Develop and personalise support plans and risk assessments
*Provide help, support and guidance to vulnerable adults in their own homes
*Work closely with outside agencies and social care teams
*Assist with medications
*Effective report keeping

To be considered for this role you must have the following:
*NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care
*Previous experience in a domiciliary care setting
*Previous experience delivering end of life care is desirable
*Ability to display empathy and warmth in difficult situations
*Excellent communication skills
*Access to own transport - this is essential for this role

Due to the nature of this position you will be required to work regular evenings and weekends on a rota basis.

If this sounds of interest please click to apply or call (Apply online only) for further information