Support Workers to provide Support - Client with Spinal Injury

Recruiter
Prestige Nursing
Location
Oldham
Salary
£9.52 - £10.08 per hour + incl Hol Pay + travel exp and travel time
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Prestige Nursing Manchester Branch are the leading Care provider to private Case Management companies and CCG's. Owing to the excellent service quality we provide our Clients we need Female and Male Support Workers to help continue our expansion in the Greater Manchester area.
You will be integral part of a multi-disciplinary team providing 24 hour support to a young male with a spinal injury who lives in an adapted property with his family in Chadderton, Oldham.
Experience of working with a client with a spinal injury is highly desirable, but not essential, as full client specific training will be offered. However, we do need people with 6 months Care / Support Worker experience. We are recruiting a dedicated team who will be provided with specific training for working with this client.
High on our list of qualities are people who are reliable, self-motivated and who can act on their own initiative. You'll also need to have hold a full UK driving licence and have your own transport.
Full time hours, days or nights, with shifts several hours long are on offer. Also, the rates of pay are excellent, from £8.50 / hour for weekdays rising to £9.00 for nights and week-ends.
In addition, we also pay holiday pay, which increase these rates by 12% to a very competitive £9.52 / hour for weekdays rising to £10.08 for nights and week-ends.
The work will be interesting, varied and challenging, so if you're looking for a Support Worker role with scope to help you grow, then please apply.
The team here at the branch are always friendly and supportive resulting in a happy and loyal workforce. Also, you will not be under obligation or pressure to take work.


Job Benefits
* Free Training, including online e-learning centre
* Flexible hours and variety of work - work where you want when you want
* Weekly pay
* Opportunity and support to work towards Health & Social Care diploma
* Continuing support and development
* Holiday pay

Duties of the Job
* Ensure health, safety and welfare of clients
* Record Keeping - maintaining up to date reports such as care plans
* Maintain regular communication with branch manager
* Respect the individuality and confidentiality of each client
* To communicate effectively

Job Specific Requirements
* A caring disposition
* A strong sense of responsibility
* Excellent communication skills
* Good team player
* Good standard of spoken and written English
* Professional, friendly and a willing disposition
* Reliable and trustworthy
* Smart and professional appearance

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