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Support Worker - Homeless & Addictions

Support Worker - Homeless & Addictions

Posted 13 March by REED Health & Care Easy Apply Featured Ended

Reed Social Care are looking for experienced support workers who are available for either full or part-time work providing exceptional care for our homeless and addictions services based in Glasgow and the surrounding areas.

If you like the idea of making a difference to people's lives and would like to have flexibility when you work and where you work, then please contact us.

The Role

  • Support adults with substance misuse problems through supported accommodation - helping them take charge of their life and aid them in living their life to the fullest
  • Be responsible for building caring and positive relationships with service users whilst recognising the individuals independence and best interest at all times
  • Deliver safe and practical assistance to the service user
  • Protect their confidentiality and adhere to their privacy and rights at all times
  • Undertake guidance, support and direction from other team members
  • Be confident working with challenging behaviours and complex needs
  • Ensure the highest standard of card and support is delivered

Person Specification

  • Minimum 6 months of paid UK experience in working in a similar role
  • Right to live and work within the UK
  • Been employed in the care sector within the past 5 years
  • Ability to provide up to date references
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Compassion and empathetic values towards service users’ needs and choices

Why REED?

  • Your choice of shifts
  • Your choice of work place
  • Excellent weekly pay, on time, every time, including holiday pay
  • PVG Scheme - We pay for your PVG whether it is a brand new application, or just an update. It’s on us!
  • Training essentials - We invest in our workers and therefore, we cover the costs for you to do the necessary training required annually
  • Recommend a friend scheme - refer a friend who ends up working for us, and you will receive high street vouchers!

Apply now by sending us your CV. Click the button below to begin your application!

Required skills

  • Caring
  • Flexibility
  • Social Care
  • Substance
  • Support Workers

Reference: 34670564

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