Residential Support Worker

Recruiter
safehands
Location
Welshpool, Powys, Wales
Salary
£7.50 - £9.50/hour
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently seeking support workers for supported living services for adults with learning disabilities as well as a range of challenging, complex and intimate needs, within the Shropshire area. You will be lone working and as part of a team, promoting independence and supporting with local activities,

Do you want a work life balance? We can offer flexible working hours to suit, paying weekly from £7.50-£9.50 per hour.

As part of your role as a Support Worker you will be required to:

* Provide/ assist with Personal Care and Moving and Handling
* Promote independence and empowering the residents to reach their maximum potential
* Participate in activities social and educational
* Support with domestic duties and food preparation
* Administer Medication
* Assist with personal finances
* Support residents who can demonstrate physical and verbal Challenging Behaviour

Benefits to you as a Support Worker:

* Commitment to your ongoing development that will include all mandatory and additional training as required i.e. Medication Level 2, First Aid including CPR, Epilepsy and Restraint Training
* Professional weekly rota management
* Access to free QCF’s in Health and Social Care
* Opportunity to widen your skills and experience within different settings
* Dedicated, friendly, approachable local consultants with professional industry knowledge available 24/7
* Weekly pay
* Recommend a Friend incentive
* Hourly accrued holiday pay
* Free uniform

Does this sound like you?

* DBS on the update service? You could be fast tracked through our recruitment process today
* 6 months experience within Health and Social Care
* Full driving licence and access to own vehicle is advantageous
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Aged 18 years and above
* Idealistic Support Worker traits; caring, reliable, trustworthy, flexible, empathetic, passionate

Don’t miss out on being rewarded with amazing job satisfaction and feeling part of a community. We have a wonderful team here at Safehands who are passionate and enthusiastic to offer the best service to our staff and clients. So join us today!

If this exciting Support Worker opportunity is of interest to yourself apply immediately or call Marie Stewart now on (Apply online only), alternatively email your CV to