Support Worker

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Shropshire
Salary
8.50 GBP Hourly
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
07 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Support Worker roles, Supported Housing, Telford, up to GBP10 per hour, immediate starts available

Your new company
This nationally recognised Housing Association has been providing customers with affordable homes and support services for over 50 years. This company is focused on building relationships based on trust, they believe that knowing individuals talents and offering advice when needed will lead to more connected communities. Support Workers are needed as they are currently investing more time into their customers to provide the best support possible based on individual wants and needs.

Your new role
You'll be responsible for providing a holistic approach to supporting young people and adults aged 16+ to meet their aspirations and fulfil their personal development. You will be responsible for promoting independence, teaching life skills and encouraging individuals to take control of their own lives. You might need to assist individuals with budgeting, planning for their futures, job searching and will also be there to provide emotional support when necessary.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for a Support Worker role you must have recent experience working in care with young people or adults. You ideally will hold, or be willing to undertake, a Health and Social Care qualification. You must have a genuine desire to support both the service users and the permanent staff in their roles. You must be enthusiastic and have a positive attitude to delivering excellent service.

What you'll get in return
You will receive competitive hourly rates of pay and flexible working hours to suit your lifestyle. You will be able to access free Professional Development Training and be entitled to holiday pay and paid expenses. There is also the opportunity to receive a GBP250 reward every time you recommend a colleague.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk