Weekend Support Workers - Stockport

Recruiter
Local Care Force
Location
Stockport
Salary
£8 - £19/hour
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Weekend Support Workers - Stockport - Childrens Service

Local Care Force are currently seeking motivated agency Support Workers in Stockport who are focused on providing exceptional standards of care services and understands the benefits of coaching and working alongside a team to get the best from them.

As an NHS approved supplier Local Care Force have new and exciting roles in your local area. With offices in Leeds, Manchester, Sheffield and York we cover the whole of Yorkshire and the North West.

The main responsibilities of the role to work in Stockport within supported living services, mental health hospitals, LD residential, Day centres and community work. You will be supporting service users with multiple learning difficulties, challenging behaviours and complex needs.

To be considered, the ideal candidate will hold at least 6 months paid experience within a care related environment in the last 2 years.

Main responsibilities of the Support Worker:

Work within supported living services, mental health hospitals, LD residential, day centres and community work. You will be supporting service users with multiple learning disabilities, challenging behaviours and complex needs
Check each resident's needs and progress
Provide personal care, which could include bathing, toileting, dressing and feeding
Create a safe and positive living environment.
Set rules for young people's behaviour.
Teach daily living skills such as budgeting, shopping and claiming benefits.
Provide leisure and creative activities in a safe and supportive setting.
Help residents to deal with problems and become independent.
Liaise with residents' families.
Work with other health and care professionals

Requirements of the Support Worker:

At least 6 months paid experience within a care related environment in the last 2 years.
Previously completed all mandatory training (that is refreshed, free of charge)
Will be subject to a DBS check.
Have a genuine interest in people’s welfare and a caring attitude.
Local Care Force is an REC affiliated award winning agency and is committed to providing the best possible care and with outstanding values you will be well on the road to success!

To apply please contact Sarah at Local Care Force on (Apply online only) or send through a copy of your CV and we will contact you