Care and Support Worker

Recruiter
Yvonne Lewis Group
Location
Hatfield, Hertfordshire and Welwyn Garden
Salary
£15000 - £20000/annum £9.97 per hour
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
We are currently have vacancies for Care and support workers within Hatfield and Welwyn Garden

The role will require you to provide support and/or care to adults living in a community based dispersed supported housing service. Most of the people who use the services have a diagnosis of a learning disability and/or Autism/Asperger’s Syndrome and a diverse range of support and care needs. The service provides both housing related support and personal care to people using an individualised person centered approach

Applicants must be able to demonstrate:
• Experience of supporting adults in a similar setting
• Experience of administering medication and delivering personal care.
• Have an understanding of working with people with a diverse range of needs.
• Experience and ability to deliver support and/or care that enables individual independence and encourages people in developing or sustaining everyday living and domestic skills
• A good knowledge of safeguarding adults
• Confidence and ability to work independently in a community based setting
• Able to work flexibly across the week (including weekends and evenings depending on the needs of individuals); undertake sleep over shifts and on-call duty.

This is a Full time position however we would consider part time hours for suitable candidates.

When visiting clients in the community, Mileage or transport is paid for.

Please contact Chantelle on 02086811080 if you have any queries.

Applications will be reviewed on a daily basis so expect a swift response if suitable for the position