Support Worker

Recruiter
Elite Recruitment Agency Ltd
Location
Norwich
Salary
£8.00 - £10.00 Per Hour
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Part Time
Our Client is looking for a Support Worker to care for vulnerable adults with Learning Disabilities and Mental health issues

This post is a part time position working flexible shifts.

The service offers person-centred care and support which focuses on promoting choice, independence, and skills development. Programmes of care are shaped around achieving positive outcomes for Service Users, and are tailored to meet the unique needs of each individual. This can include support for personal care, the development of independent living and social skills, and guidance on medication and other health needs.

Location: Norwich

Shifts: Days/ Nights

Benefits: holiday pay

Your daily roles will include:

* Some Personal care

* Supporting people with their daily needs

* Assisting with activities

* Provide companionship

* Maintaining Service User’s dignity

* Assist with complex care needs

* Assist in dietary and nutritional requirements of the service user

* Work independently

* Ensure accurate record keeping at all times

* Comply with guidelines and policies at all times

* Be Communicative verbally and written

We ask you are compassionate, reliable and have a caring, understanding nature

You will need:

* Some experience within the care profession

* A clear understanding of challenging behaviour

* An ability to work alone and as part of a team

* To complete independent tasks confidently

Skills:

* Professionalism,

* Hard-working,

* Patience,

* Initiative,

* Timekeeping

Our client is looking for staff for night shifts day shifts earlies and late shifts

Please Note: full training will be provided by our client so lots of experience although preferred, is not essential to the right candidate.