Weekend/Bank/ Relief Support Workers

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
Bank/Relief Support Worker - Weekends

Positive Steps (Care Services) Ltd is a privater care company based in Peterborough providing care placements for children and young adults with learning difficulties.

Due to the Company expanding, we are currently recruiting bank/relief support workers to cover weekend shifts.

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

Candidate requirements:-

* QCF/NVQ Level 3 or the ability to achieve this (Essential)
* A full clean driving licence (Desirable)
* To provide support to service users in accordance with care plans,
placement plans, polices and procedures
* Flexibility with shifts (shifts to be covered will be between 07.00 and
22.00
* Excellent communication skills both written and oral
* MUST BE OVER 25

What we have to offer:_

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

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