Full Time Support Worker

Recruiter
Positive Steps Ltd
Location
Peterborough
Salary
£7.50/hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Positive Steps (Care Services) Ltd is a private care company based in Peterborough providing care placements for children and young adults, with learning difficulties and challenging behaviour, within our 3 homes.

Due to increased demand within the Company, we are now recruiting to expand our existing staff teams in our childrens services.

Working in a residential home, duties will involve supporting children or young adults to socialise, take part in activities, assist with dressing , bathing and mealtimes. You will also support the service users with education, health and home visits. Our aim is to encourage independence.

Candidate requirements:-

* QCG/NVQ Level 3 or the ability to complete this (Essential)
* A full driving licence (Desirable)
* To provide support to service users, in accordance with care plans,
placement plans, policies and procedures
* Flexibility with shifts ( shifts will include 2 weekends in 4 and some
bank holidays as per rota)
* Excellent communication skills both written and oral
* MUST BE OVER 25

What we have to offer:-

* Comprehensive induction and the commitment to ongoing training
* On shift meals
* Paid supervisions and staff meetings
* Opportunities to progress within the Company

Applicants will be required to complete a company application form.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of the young people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.
We are an equal opportunities Employer