Support Worker

  • Location:

    Frimley, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Heidi Chapman

  • Contact email:

    heidi.chapman@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/536159

  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-09

  • Start date:

    18/9/2020

Care and Support Workers offer valuable services to the community, but particularly so since the current pandemic began. If you're devoted to delivering community services excellence, this full-time role as a Support Worker in Frimley is a great chance to bring your skills to the fore - earning £17,569 for your dedicated work.

Highlights of the role:
As a Support Worker in a friendly and inclusive care team in Frimley, you'll support senior staff by contributing to the care, comfort and wellbeing of service users and their children, ensuring all are cared for with dignity and kindness. The salary pays £17,569.

You'll engage individually and collectively with service users and encourage and facilitate choice, diversity and appropriate activities, all the while providing a high standard of personal care in accordance with individual care plans.
Support Worker Duties include:
. General housekeeping.
. Reporting concerns and incidents to senior staff.
. Liaising with service users, the care team and manager.
. Welcoming families and visitors.
. Maintaining individuals' confidentiality at all times.

You'll have experience as support staff, a clinical support worker, care coordinator or in social work. Happy to take on flexible working, you'll need to participate in training and undertake other tasks to assist in the smooth running of the home. You should also have experience of keeping accurate records and ensure all work complies with health and safety rules and procedures.

Skills and experience:
. NVQ Level 2 in care or a willingness to complete it.
. Preferably two years' experience of working with vulnerable adults.
. An understanding of person-centred care and support.
. Good communication skills.
. An energetic team player, able to remain calm in difficult situations.

If this Support Worker job sounds like the one for you, please contact us today. Rest assured, in this time of COVID-19, any interviews will be conducted online or via phone for your health and safety.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.