New Directions Social Care

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Job Description

We are looking for a Support Worker to work in a large organisation, supporting clients who suffer with various mental health issues within their own home environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Help with independent living skills.

·         Help with education and training.

·         Mental and physical healthcare.

·         Attending appointments.

·         Various daily tasks and leisure activities.

The right person for the role:

·         Experience within the healthcare sector.

·         Experience with caring for someone with mental health.

·         Must be able to work a variety of shifts including bank holidays and nights.

·         Providing medical treatment or any other treatments needed to the individual.

·         Must have basic levels of administration.

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 01792 620190, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.

Last modified: 8th October 2018


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