- Location: Bristol - South West
- Job Type: Part Time
- Sector: Support Work
- Job Ref: OM
- Salary: £9.00
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New Directions is recruiting Support Workers-Care Leavers in Bristol.
We are looking caring support workers who want to help young people to gain the education, training, work, self-belief and skills they need to achieve their potential and live successful, fulfilled lives.
Young people who have had disrupted childhoods often have complex and special needs. Faced with living independently for the first time, they can experience a range of difficulties. Mental health and emotional problems make it hard for some to cope. For others, offending patterns or a lack of life skills and attachment can lead to crises.
Variety of shifts patterns: Days, nights, evenings, weekends.
If you like the idea of making a difference of young people life and you are looking flexibility, then please click on Apply.
Interviews available immediately
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.
- 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: 5th December 2018