Adult Outreach Support Worker

Recruiter
SCP Recruitment
Location
Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary
£15500 - £16200/annum
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting for the position of support worker in the Tonbridge area and we are looking for people who are seeking a satisfying, rewarding career in social care. You will be supporting adults who attend regular community activities.

In return for your hard work and commitment, we offer:

* Paid Induction training
* Dedicated manager to support you
* 31 days paid leave
* Career progression
* Contributory pension scheme
* Childcare vouchers
* Opportunities to gain recognised qualifications
* Flexible working arrangements

If you've got what it takes, being a support worker is one of the most rewarding and satisfying jobs there is.

What must you have?

* Driving Licence
* Car
* Experience working with challenging behaviour and learning difficulties

What skills and abilities will you need?

* Resourcefulness - can you find different and innovative ways to support people to overcome difficulties?
* Tenacity - do you prefer to see lasting results over a period of time, rather than quick fixes?
* Empathy- can you see things from other people’s point of view?
* Flexibility - things can change last minute; can you adapt and move on quickly?
* Compassion - do you have kindness and understanding for people overcoming disadvantage?
* Patience -when things take longer than you expect, can you stay calm and positive?

if this fits your personality, call Richard on (Apply online only) or email a C.V across