Support Worker

Vetro Recruitment
£15,210 - 16,224 per year
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Vetro Recruitment are recruiting for full time support workers in central Cardiff to work in a 20 bed nursing home setting supporting up-to 20 adults over the age of 30 years old who have a diagnosis of learning disabilities, challenging behaviours, acquired brain injuries and mental health issues.

* Pay: £15,210.00 - £16,224.00
* The shift times are 13 hours a day. The patterns are working 3 days in week one and 4 days in week two.
* Location - Cardiff central

The company:

The company is a purpose built 20 bed service that is situated in Cardiff central that provides specialist nursing care to their clients who have complex needs and challenging behaviour. The company has strong values of maximising the opportunities for their clients and providing a high quality of care. The purpose built service was built to provide tailored care in an environment that is consistently effective and meets the needs of the clients.

As a Support Worker, you will be responsible for:

* To support with personal care
* Uphold the ethos of the company
* To support with day-to-day living
* To ensure the safety of the service users and provide a safe environment for them to live in.
* To be able to deal with challenging behaviours and provide emotional and physical support when needed.
* Support with Person centred planning.
* Develop and maintain good working relationships with the service users, colleagues, family members and professionals.


* Experience of working within a care setting - Essential
* Experience of working with individuals who have challenging behaviour - Desirable
* Car driver - Desirable (due to location)
* QCF Level 2 or 3 in Health and social care - Desirable
* A DBS on the online update service - Desirable


* Developmental opportunities and training
* sick pay scheme
* pension scheme
* £50 Love2Shop referral scheme
* Quick registration (including online Enhanced DBS check)

Referral Scheme

At Vetro Recruitment we recognise that exceptional people always know other exceptional people, so why not earn £50 to £250 for referring them to Vetro Recruitment. Go to Vetro Recruitment website for more details;

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

At Vetro Recruitment we have over 25 years' experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.

Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Ashley Leek

Recruitment Consultant - Vetro Recruitment