Support Worker

Recruiter
Oakland Recruitment
Location
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Salary
£7.50 per hour
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

No experience needed. Must hold a full UK valid licence.

If you have never worked in care but have always wanted to this is an opportunity that you do not want to miss out on.

Support Workers required to work for a lovely company that is lovely well managed company that prides itself in looking after the staff that work there. Open-minded and modern offices and centres throughout the local area with a plan to grow further over the next few years.

The role

Support clients day to day to be able to live a full and independent life.

Act as an advocate and key worker as and when required

Support the service user in line with the care plans

Working positively with other staff within the team

Support the clients to keep a tidy home and encourage to be house proud

Encourage clients to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle

Where appropriate support the involvement of families, friends, social workers etc

Complete all administration work as required using a computer

Ideally you will have some experience (but this is not essential) or have gained your level 2 or 3 in Health and social care, however we will also recruit staff with no experience as long as you show passion and the values a support worker requires to work in care.

We are also looking for senior staff - If you have senior experience within a similar setting then we would also welcome applications from you. Salaries would vary for senior roles.

Must be a driver and hold a valid licence to take clients to various events, social outings and appointments. You must be available to work in Meir, Hanley, Alton and Uttoxeter.