Support Worker - Full time/Part Time

Recruiter
Comfort Care Services
Location
Reading
Salary
£7.50 - £9.00/hour
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Assistant/Support Worker - Reading area

Comfort Care Services provides high quality supported housing and support for individuals with mental health needs, challenging behaviour and learning disabilities. Due to our rapid growth, we are looking for individuals with ambition, creativity and commitment to join us in the role of Support Assistants. You will support our service users to improve their daily living skills and live life to their full potential.

Current vacancies available:

Full time:

Monday to Sunday - Flexi

Part Time:

Monday to Friday 10am to 2pm

Saturday and Sunday 11pm to 7am (Waking Nights)

We are always updating our vacancies so please do get in touch if you are looking for something different.

Key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

* Implementing and carrying out individual SU support plans
* Safeguarding the rights and dignity of the SU
* Supporting SUs to build their confidence, self-esteem and their ability to manage their mental health symptoms
* Support the SUs with taking their medication
* Support SUs with their daily living skills and domestic chores
* Supporting SUs with personal care tasks.
* Encourage and motivate SUs into employment, voluntary work and/or into education
* Accurately keeping daily records.

If you are passionate about supporting people, have good communication skills, are well organized and looking to further your career we can offer you:

* Hourly rate of pay of £7.50-£9.00 ph (depending on experience)
* 28 days paid leave (including public holidays)
* Paid In house training
* Career opportunities and progressions
* Company pension scheme
* Other benefits include - business mileage, care certificates, two weeks paid shadowing and medication training.

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