Experienced Support Workers

Recruiter
Quattro Recruitment Ltd
Location
Great Yarmouth
Salary
£8.50 - £12/hour
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Quattro Healthcare is seeking Support Workers to work at one of our prestigious clients in the Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft areas!

You must understand the importance of working as a team in order to provide the highest standard of support and care possible. If you are passionate, caring and a hard worker then you could be a great fit for our team!

This role entails working with teenagers with challenging behaviour, and so we are looking for Support Workers who are not only motivated and committed, but who also have a calm approach and can react calmly in stressful situations and deal with difficult/challenging behaviours in a positive way.

This role is subject to candidates having the following:

- An Enhanced Child and Adult Workforce DBS
- In Date Certificates
- Proof of right to work within the U.K.
- Challenging Behaviour or MVA Training

What the role entails:

You will be supporting residents on a day-to-day basis, encouraging a 'recovery' based perspective to care, including a holistic approach.

- Caring for residents experiencing acute mental distress or who have an enduring mental illness.
- Responding to distressed patients in a non-threatening manner and attempting to understand the source of distress.
- Applying `de-escalation` techniques to help people manage their emotions and behaviour.
- Preparing and participating in group and/or one-to-one therapy sessions, both individually and with other health professionals.
- Working 1-1 with the young people in order to build up a strong relationship with them
- Encouraging patients to take part in art, drama or occupational therapy where appropriate.
- Organising social events aimed at developing patients social skills and helping to reduce feelings of isolation.

Quattro Healthcare employees need to be professional, punctual and passionate about making a difference. Quattro Healthcare; exceptional care, exceptional people.

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Pay: £8.50ph - £12.00ph

At Quattro Healthcare we offer excellent rates of pay as advertised, as well as full-time hours or block bookings.

Please contact the team on: (Apply online only) or the on-call mobile 07823345946

Or bring all relevant documents to:

Quattro Healthcare Ltd
Queen Street, Old Bank of England Court, Norwich, NR2 4SX

Due to the high volume of applications for each of our roles, if you do not receive a response within 14 days then your application has not been successful, however we may keep your details on file and contact you with regard to any other suitable roles.
This vacancy is advertised on behalf of Quattro Healthcare LTD who operate as an Employment Business. Quattro Healthcare Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer