Care Support Worker

Posted 18 March by Carers Trust Mid Yorkshire

Carers Trust Mid Yorkshire is a charity providing respite support to carers and the people they care for throughout Kirklees, Wakefield, Calderdale and South Leeds. Working in the community we support carers by providing a weekly break. We support people of all ages including children and adults and with a variety of needs from Physical Disabilities through to Palliative and End of Life Care. We always encourage clients to remain as independent as possible and to engage in community activities wherever possible.

Care Support Workers generally provide support at the same time each week providing continuity for the family which equally provides a regular rota for the Care Support Worker. Work could be support within the client’s home or supporting them to access community activities.

Carers Trust Mid Yorkshire provide all staff with a thorough paid induction training process ensuring that all staff work to the high levels of quality that we expect as an organisation.

We are currently recruiting for Care Support Workers and would be keen to hear from you if you have the following:

Essential

  • Caring Nature
  • Willingness to work with Adults and Children of all ages
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Access to a Vehicle for work which can be insured for Business use
  • Availability to work Some Evening & Weekends
  • Reliable with good time keeping
  • Good communication skills
  • Commitment to ongoing training

Desirable

  • Experience in Health & Social Care
  • Bilingual

What we Offer

  • Competitive Rate of Pay
  • Mileage paid
  • Travel time between clients
  • Paid to attend all training, Supervisions & Team Meetings

Carers Trust Mid Yorkshire is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants must be willing to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Carers Trust is committed to valuing Equality and Diversity.

Application question

Do you have a full Driving Licence with access to a vehicle for work?

Reference: 37535594

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