- Location: Newport
- Job Type: Full Time, Part Time, Permanent, Temporary
- Sector: Adult Services, Children Services, Housing, Older Persons
- Category: Adult Services, Child Disability Support Worker, Children Residential Support Worker, Children Services, Children's Play Worker, Children's Support Worker, Homeless Hostel Support Worker, Hostel Support Workers, Housing, Learning Disability Support Workers, Mental Health Support Worker, Nursery Nurse, Nursery Nurse Assistant, Probation Hostel Workers, Registered Children's Home Manager, Support Worker, Tenancy Support Workers
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Are you an experienced support worker? Do you have a passion for supporting people? Do you have experience of assisting children & adults with challenging behaviour, mental health, learning/physical difficulties or autism? If so, we currently have varied support work roles across the Newport and surrounding areas that may be of interest to you. These could be based within a residential home, out in the community or within a hostel or housing setting. As a support worker, you will be driven to provide ongoing support and care for service users with varied complex needs, Learning Disabilities and Autism.
As well as building strong relationships with the service users, as a support worker, you will:
Deliver high standards of care in line with individual and person-centred care plans
work with service users to develop and encourage independence where suitable
Provide physical support which may include helping with household tasks and personal care.
Provide emotional support for an individual and their families.
Support and help with health care needs, including routine checks or administrating medication.
As well as competitive pay rates, we offer incredible benefits including:
A dedicated consultant to help and guide you through the booking process
Flexible working hours. Whether it’s weekends, evenings, nights or long days. Choose what shifts you want to work!
24 hour on call service
Ongoing and free CPD & Training relevant to your workload
Accrued holiday pay – a savings pot you can take out at any time to allow you a break from work
In order to be considered for this amazing opportunity to support children and adults, you will need to
Be committed and passionate about supporting children & adults in a residential setting
Be able to commit to any of the following shift patterns – 8am to 4pm/ 7am to 7pm/ 9am-9pm/ 10am to 10pm (rotas vary per service)
Be able to undertake an enhanced DBS check
Find out more about this great opportunity and apply by contacting Rob Davies on 02920 390 150 Option 1 or email [email protected] with your CV. If this is not for you, but you know the perfect person for the job, we offer £50 for every successful referral, call us to refer a friend.
Please contact New Directions Social Care for more information on this job vacancy, on 029 2039 0150, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.
Last modified: 9th March 2022