Support Worker Trafford

Posted 5 days ago by Caretech Easy Apply

About the Role

We are looking for Support Workers to join our friendly Trafford based team, covering our services in Flixton and Altrincham. This service is easily commutable from Urmston, Stretford, Chorlton, Irlam and Eccles. We haves several different services including supported living services and community outreach clients. We support individuals with varying levels of ASD, challenging behaviour and mental health issues. We also support individuals with limited communication. We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to have fulfilled lives and gaining further independence. You will need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays, weekends and potentially sleep ins. Main Duties and Responsibilities

To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required To work as part of a team to provide high quality care The Successful Candidate for the role will have:

NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues. The ability to keep calm under pressure Confidence to work alone and as part of a team Excellent communication skills The passion to work with vulnerable Adults The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding Benefits:

We offer Permanent contracts 37.5 hrs per week Part Time contracts 16hrs, 22.5 or 30 hrs or become a Bank Staff member We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care Career progression path within the company Competitive rates of pay Employee Assistance Helpline Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme Retail discount vouchers We offer Apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to join the Care Sector Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us About CareTech

CareTech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services. CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care. We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our residents. To enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to deliver first class care. All applicants will be subject to satisfactory references and all employees are checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010

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Required skills

  • Adults
  • Disabilities
  • Mental Health
  • Challenging Environment
  • Support Workers

Reference: 33027794

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