Support Worker

Posted 2 days ago by Pulse Community Healthcare

Support Worker, Learning and Physical Disabilities - Stratford

Hours - Variety of Shifts

Pay - £8.74 - £9.83

Pulse Community Healthcare has an exciting new opportunity for a skilled and experienced support worker to support our client with learning and physical disabilities. Our young male client attends college daily, enjoys activities, crafts and technology. We require a support worker to help our client with daily activities and social interaction.

The successful support worker would be expected to provide personal care, assistance with mobility, administer medication, and manage complex clinical interventions. Specialist training will be provided, allowing you to meet all the care needs of the client.

This role involves days and nights and is offering a completive rate of pay of up to £9.83 per hour.

At Pulse Community Healthcare, we’re passionate about providing quality, choice and independence to our clients, supporting them to live as independently as possible in their own homes and communities. We will provide you with expert support and specialist training to help you develop in your care career.

As a Support Worker for Pulse Community Healthcare you will benefit from:

  • £200 'Joining Bonus’ if you complete registration within 28 days*
  • £250 'Recommend a Friend’ scheme*
  • Excellent personal development and career opportunities
  • Mandatory training provided, with full induction and competency sign off
  • Specialist training provided to prepare you for the client’s unique requirements
  • Ability to access your rotas online in advance
  • Support from a dedicated Case Manager, and 24/7 clinical support.

As a Complex Care Support Worker, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing personal care
  • Assisting with mobility
  • Continence care
  • Pressure area care
  • Tracheostomy and ventilation care
  • Administering medication.

The ideal support worker will have:

  • A diploma level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent (preferred but not essential)
  • A current enhanced DBS on the update service (preferred but not essential)
  • Previous paid experience in Health and Social Care in the UK
  • Good knowledge of safeguarding and person centred care
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good understanding of professional boundaries
  • Ability to use own initiative and work as part of wider team.

If you are interested in developing your career in care, please apply now with an up-to-date copy of your CV. All opportunities are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

*Terms and conditions apply to the 'Joining Bonus’ and 'Recommend a Friend’ schemes.

Pulse Community Healthcare is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

Application question

Do you have 6 months paid, care experience in the UK, in the last 2 years (including personal care)?

Reference: 34058448

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