SUPPORT WORKER

Recruiter
Focus Care Agency Ltd
Location
Colchester, Essex
Salary
£8.00/hour
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SUPPORT WORKER

Salary/Rate: £8.00/hour
Location: Colchester
Company: Focus Care Agency Ltd
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Description:

Focus Care Agency are looking for experienced Support Workers to join our team of professionals in Colchester.

Your responsibilities:

To provide a high quality of care and support for people with mental illness, learning disabilities, autism and/or behaviours that may challenge;
to maximise the recovery and skills potential of each individual living in their own homes/support services within the community for whom Focus Care Agency provides a service;
to achieve the highest possible standards of care and support in a professional manner.

We are looking for someone who:

* QCF Level 2, or equivalent. Minimum of one year experience of care and support services for people with mental illness, learning disabilities, autism and/or behaviours that may challenge preferred.
* Is kind, compassionate, and enjoy working with people
* Communicates well, is respectful, and have full command of the English language
* Is able to work on their own initiative, but also in a team environment

Some of the things we offer:

* Permanent Contract - 36 hours per week. 24/7 rota Or Bank
* Excellent salary: £8.00 per hour (additional payment of £35 for sleep in duties)
* Full training provided including National Care Certificate plus additional internal courses
* Career advancement and continuous personal development (CPD)
* A very understanding, knowledgeable and supportive senior staff
All offers of employment are subject to full pre-employment checks and satisfactory references.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £8.00 /hour