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Support Worker Job in Bristol and South Gloucester

Job Description

Can you develop life skills?  Looking for a flexible role where you can develop your existing skills?

New Directions are looking for an experienced Support Worker to join us for temporary work in the Bristol and South Gloucester area. The service aims to support adults aged 18 to 55 years of age with moderate to severe mental health and learning disabilities. Aiming to develop practical living and social skills and a caring environment.

You will:

  • Promote self-determination
  • Encourage independency
  • Help them to develop their own personal support plan

You will need:

  • A flexible working approach
  • Experience of supporting adults from various backgrounds
  • Experience of building positive relationships
  • A willingness to undertake and complete further learning and development
  • DBS on the update service

Your company benefits:

  • Accrued annual leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Casual dress
  • Working as part of a friendly, established team
  • 24 hour On Call Service
  • Flexible hours
  • Competitive rates
  • ‘Recommend A Friend’ scheme
  • Award winning company
  • Online Services to access to your information; payslips, request holiday pay
  • Full booking confirmation before you start
  • Access to FREE training courses and personal development
  • Respected reputation throughout the Social Care and recruitment industry.

 

For further information or the be considered for the position please contact Charlotte on 02920390150 or at charlotte.chappell@new-directions.co.uk

Additional Information

The role of a Support Worker

The duties of a Support Worker vary depending on the needs and wishes of the individual. They offer support for the individuals overall comfort and wellbeing and help people who need care and support to live as independently as possible. They will support individuals with many aspects of everyday living; including physical, emotional and social.

Support Workers can work in a residential care home, domiciliary care, or out in the community. Their work is defined by a care plan, which is often developed by a social worker or care manager to meet the assessed needs of the person who needs care or support.

Benefits:
  • Working as part of a friendly, established team
  • 24 hour On Call Service in place
  • Flexibility to choose where, when and how much you want to work
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Award winning company
  • Online Services to access to your information; payslips, request holiday pay
  • Full booking confirmation before you start
  • Access to FREE Training Courses and personal development
  • Respected reputation throughout the Social Care and recruitment industry
Experience:
Please be advised that we require a minimum 6 months paid social care experience or 12 months relevant voluntary experience.
DBS:
We are fully committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. All applicants must undertake a robust recruitment procedure and hold a fully enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check.

Please contact New Directions Social Care for more information on this job vacancy, on 0117 314 3512, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.

Last modified: 12th February 2020


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