Support Worker

Posted 5 February by PMP Recruitment

Our client has an excellent opportunity for individuals who are looking to make a difference in their career.

We are looking for patient and caring people to be trained to become Support Workers, providing personalised care and support to adults with learning disabilities within a range of community and accommodation-based settings.

* Permanent roles * No experience required * Full Training Provided *

This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals to work in a role where you can really make a difference to the people you support. In return, you will be offered a full time permanent contract, competitive salary and a range of benefits:

Benefits

  • Salary: £15,279 - £17,711
  • 21 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
  • Permanent, full time contract
  • No experience required, full training provided
  • 36 hrs p/wk. Overtime available
  • Close to local amenities
  • Beautiful setting and environment
  • Opportunity to make a real difference
  • Progression opportunities

Duties and Responsibilities of the Support Worker

  • In line with our client's policies and procedures, work as part of a team to support individuals within the residential setting.
  • Plan, organise, implement, monitor and review activities to achieve the agreed individual's objectives
  • Enable the individuals we support to take control of their lives by maximising independence and participation in all personal, social, cultural, educational and employment opportunities.
  • Where required, and in accordance with support plans and individual preferences, provide personal care to the people we support maintaining privacy and dignity at all times.


Person Specification

  • We are looking for caring and supportive individuals.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, with other staff, residents, parents and other professionals.
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Understanding of and ability to cope with needs of residents i.e. challenging behaviour, physical and emotional needs.
  • Ability to be self motivated and use personal initiative within a structured framework.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to show empathy and understanding towards residents.
  • Understanding/awareness of or willingness to learn about the Jewish culture.
  • Ability to work flexibly.
  • Ability to support and participate in recreational activities inside and outside.


If you would like the opportunity to work in a rewarding role as a Support Worker, contact us today to find out more about the role.



PMP Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 34395106

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