Support Worker

Posted 16 October by Social Care & Education

Support Worker

Social Care & Education

Support Worker (SW) / Support Work - Chesterfield, Sheffield

Duration: Part Time / Full Time Hours Available

Start: Immediate

Salary: £7.50 - £10.00 per hour (dependent on experience)

Benefits: Full flexibility and opportunities for permanent employment.

Do you have an enthusiastic outlook? Do you have experience working as a Support Worker in a Supported Living Environment? - On behalf of Social Care & Education, we are looking to recruit candidates that are willing to do 1:1 support with a gentleman in his own home. The gentleman is very able bodied so no complex care is required however he does suffer with Mental Health so you will need to be very hands. You will just be expected to help around the house and have chats with him about his life.

Support Worker: The Role

As a Support Worker, you will be working on a full-time / part-time basis where no two days are the same. The successful candidate will be required to do the following tasks daily:

  • Support the gentleman with his cleaning and helping around the house

  • Going on days out with him for example swimming, shopping etc.

  • Helping with the financial side of things for example their bills

  • Help with the cooking and cleaning where necessary

  • Taking them to day / care centres

Support Worker: The Requirements

To be considered for this role, the right candidate will need the following experience / training / qualifications:

  • At least 6 months experience working as a Support Worker/Supported Living Worker

  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 or the willingness to learn towards

  • Experience working with Mental Health

  • Good Communication and Listening Skills

  • Valid DBS / CRB

  • Driving Licence (not essential)

Support Worker: What we offer to you

  • Competitive Wages

  • Weekly Pay

  • Full Training including the completion of the Care Certificate

  • 28 days annual leave including Bank Holidays

  • Recommend a Friend Bonus Scheme

Please apply for this Support Worker Role if you have the following experience:

Support Work | Supported Living Work | Supported Living | SW | Support Worker | Care Support | Personal Care | Manual Handling | Learning Disabilities | Mental Health

Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense to be met by applicant. The employer has claimed an exception under the Equality Act 2010. If you require any further information please call the office number or complete an Application A form on our website.

This Vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Social Care and Education who is operating as an employment business.

Please Note: Due to our clients safeguarding policy, any postcode displayed is selected at random, for the purpose of posting this advertisement, and full address details will be provided to successful applicants.

Required skills

  • Mental Health
  • Care
  • Support Work
  • DBS

Reference: 33559948

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