Pershore Support Worker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Pershore
Salary
9.00 - 10.00 GBP Hourly + GBP9.00 - GBP10.00/hour
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
14 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Support Worker

Hays Social Care are working with an outstanding provider in the South Worcester Area, providing vulnerable individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to have fulfilled lives and gain further independence.

We are currently looking for both full and part time support workers to work within a supported living setting for clients with mental health issues, including schizophrenia and personality disorders. You will also be responsible for supporting a residential setting that cares for adult's aged 40+ with a range of needs including Huntington's disease, learning disabilities, acquired brain injuries, Korsakoff's syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis and some physical disabilities.

You will be supporting people through structured rehabilitation programmes, working towards personal goals and needs. Our client works closely with each individual and their families to make sure each care programme is carefully personalised.

Rehabilitation is tailored to the individual, including occupational therapy, physiotherapy, hydrotherapy, guided leisure time, vocational training and independent living skills.

Most activities will tend to be either one to one or in small groups and involve shopping, fishing, painting and making cards. The client also has two minibuses on site which allows plenty of trips out, including pub meals, swimming, and trips to the zoo. We can also offer you consistent work in a variety of fantastic settings, so you decide when you work, and how much you work.

You Will Need:
- Experience with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health, Autism and Complex Needs
- Professional Attitude
- Passionate about Care
- A Willingness to Travel
- Drivers are desirable but not necessary

Benefits of Working with Hays include:
- a minimum of GBP9 an hour plus holiday
- Flexible Working Hours
- Consistent Work
- Accrued Holiday Pay
- Recommend a Friend Scheme GBP250 per referral.
- Full Mandatory Training
- Weekly Pay
- FREE DBS
- a personal service where you are properly looked after.

The opportunity to gain experience in some of the leading organisations in the country.

The potential for taking a permanent role with any one of our providers, with fantastic opportunities for progression, should you wish to take your career to the next level.

GBP250 if you refer a colleague

"Hays have been fantastic to work with, I have consistent work, and I've really enjoyed the services I've worked at. I truly feel like a valued member of staff and a valued worker who is well looked after, it's refreshing for an agency and Hays have recently helped me to find my perfect full-time job! - Lisa. S"

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