Support Worker (Part time) - Burnley
Excellent Care Provider require 2 new support workers at their supported housing sites in Burnley.As a company, they provide quality supported residential care and support services to enable adults with Mental Health issues to achieve valued and fulfilling lives. The ideal candidate would have experience in caring for people with Mental Health issues but this is not essential as they offer a huge amount of in-house training. The main thing they are looking for is people with the energy and drive to want to help people lead fulfilling and enjoyable lives by assisting with their practical support needs.Job type : Part time (16hrs pw)Pay rate - £10.80ph (inclusive of milage)It is essential that you have a full UK driving licence to apply for this vacancy.Main Duties: • Organising your own daily schedule to deliver service to residents (2-4 hours a week per tenant) • Support people with practical care; helping with residential maintenance, giving them life advice, ensuring they are paying their bills etc. • Assist and encourage people to engage in everyday home, social, leisure and work activities, according to the individual's choice. • Support people with their health needs as required, e.g. taking medication and attending doctor's appointments. • Keep accurate and up to date records. • Work positively with colleagues, families and external organisations and professionals. • Participate in development opportunities as required. • Undertake any other duties as appropriate.Applicants looking to apply should: • Be self-motivated and resilient • Have a passion for care • Have excellent communication skills and patience. • A clean driving license is required as the work includes and encourages service users to undertake activities in the community • Experience in working with people with Mental Health issues is preferable but not essentialIf you are interested in this Senior Support Worker role then please forward your up to date CV quoting KSM : SUP : PT : 4605 to firstname.lastname@example.org or call me on 01628 630104 to discuss things further.?As part of our continual pursuit of quality candidates we appreciate and reward candidate recommendations from you if we successfully secure them a position.We will reward you with £250 if you recommend a new candidate to us who is not already registered and we secure them a role for a minimum of 1 month.?