Support Worker - Gateshead

Recruiter
Mtrec Care
Location
Gateshead
Salary
£8.41 - £11/hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Experienced Support Workers required to work in Gateshead for regular or ad hoc shifts.

Successful candidates will work as part of a team to provide care and support for people with autism, learning disabilities, neurological conditions, mental health issues and a range of complex needs, to enable them to live as independently as possible in a supported living home. Duties can include, but are not limited to:

•Assisting with personal care tasks such as washing, dressing, toileting and feeding
•General household tasks such as laundry
•Promoting the privacy, dignity and freedom of choice of individuals at all times
•Providing person-centred support, as per individual support plans
•Work with individuals to minimise behaviours that create risk
•Any other duties as reasonably required To apply all applicants must have:
•6 months UK experience in a formal care setting is essential
•Experience working with Learning Disabilities and/or challenging behaviour
•Happy to perform a range of personal care tasks
•Proof of Eligibility to Work in the UK
•Effective verbal and written communication

The Benefits

•Excellent pay rates, paid weekly
•Free Mandatory and Ongoing Career Development Training, including QCF Diplomas
•Assignments within your chosen location
•A range of shifts to suit your circumstances
•Uniform
•Staff Incentives

Apply directly today with your current CV and receive a call back from our team.

Offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and DBS disclosure