Care Support Worker

Posted 3 September by Guidant Global

Location: Multiple locations across Hertfordshire

Pay: £9.74 to £12.95

Hours of work: Various shifts available

At Guidant Global, we are a leading Recruitment Partner for various Local Authorities, providing a high calibre of agency staff. We are interested in hearing from experienced Care Support Workers who want to join our team and assist with day to day support for Service Users within Hertfordshire County Council Residential and Supported Living Units. Candidates must have at least 6 months recent care experience.

Locations: East Herts, North Herts, Central Herts, Stevenage. Welwyn Garden City

The support required takes into account the varying needs of people including: mild to severe learning disabilities, mental health difficulties, sensory impairments, dysphagia, epilepsy and the beginnings of age related conditions, particularly dementia.

Your aim will be to assist/support people to learn or maintain daily living skills to enable independence as far as possible.

N.B. We provide services to the general public, customers and service users; therefore you will be able to communicate fluently in the English language both verbally and in writing.

A typical shift will include:

  • Following care plans, routines, guidelines, risk assessments and Behaviour Management Plans
  • Assisting with meals
  • Social interaction
  • Cleaning
  • Paperwork

Training and annual refresher training will be provided and paid for by Guidant Global.

We have a variety of shifts on offer, Earlies, Lates, Long days, Waking Nights, Sleep-Ins and Weekends.

If you would like to find out more, please email your CV to

At Guidant we offer long term agency work, however if you are interested in a permanent position at Hertfordshire County Council, please apply via

Guidant is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • 6 months recent care experience

Application questions

Do you have at least 6 months recent care experience within the last year?
Have you worked for Hertfordshire County Council previously ?
Have you worked for Hertfordshire County Council previously ?

Reference: 40818477

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