Support Worker

Recruiter
Safehands Recruitment Limited
Location
Gloucester
Salary
14500.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Safehands Recuitment is recruiting for a large, prestigious and reputable organisation that has presence across the UK and 4 homes based within the county. Working with adults with profound Learning and Physical disabilities based in a 4 bedded home in Gloucester in a full time, permanent role paying £8.00 per hour contracted 37 hours per week.

We are recruiting for 3 x Support Workers to work within a purpose built building with up to date moving and handling equipment that is spacious, beautifully decorated building.

Contracted 37 hours per week, working shifts including early's, lates and every other weekend

With the support of an experienced, passionate and knowledgeable Registered Manager, you will have the autonomy to develop your knowledge and skill set along with have the ability to progress your career with access to QCF/ NVQ level 2 and 3.

Duties:

• Assisting with moving and handling using the aid of wheelchairs, ceiling hoists and walking frames

• Assisting with all aspects of personal are including bathing, showering and oral hygiene

• Administering medication

• Assisting with internal and external activities

• Domestic duties

• Food preparation and feeding

• Liaising with external healthcare professionals

• Recording of daily notes

Experience required:

• Experience working within the health and social care sector is advantageous but not essential

• Have a kind and caring nature and able to demonstrate empathy and compassion

• Able to work on a flexible rota

• Want to work towards achieving QCF/ NVQ's

• Be a hard working, proactive individual

Features and Benefits

• Working for a reputable established organisation

• Pension scheme

• Paid annual leave

• Sick pay

• Access to high street discount

• Free counselling service