Support Worker

  • Location:

    Crawley

  • Sector:

    Healthcare, Nursing, Health & Social Care, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £17140.50 per annum

  • Contact:

    Heidi Chapman

  • Contact email:

    heidi.chapman@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/537275

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-16

  • Startdate:

    07/10/2019

Learning Disabilities Support Worker

Do you have a passion for caring and care work? We're looking for a committed, full-time Learning Disabilities Support Worker to join our team in the Crawley & Horley area. Earning £9.01 an hour, you'll support and assist senior staff in the care, comfort and wellbeing of service users with Learning Disabilities.

Your role:
Working as part of a team, and individually, you'll ensure all service users are personally cared for with the highest standards of dignity, kindness and empathy.

As well as assisting with general housekeeping (e.g. laundry, cleaning, serving meals) you'll ensure individual care plans are supported and that individuals have access to appropriate activities, while maintaining their confidentiality at all times. You'll be friendly, cheerful and inclusive to all, and comfortable communicating with service users, the team and the manager.

What we're looking for:
We need someone devoted and caring and able to take on a full-time role as a Learning Disabilities Support Worker in the Crawley area.

This rewarding Learning Disabilities Support Worker role, which pays £9.01 an hour, also requires you to complete accurate records, to undertake other tasks as needed for the care home, and ensure all work complies with health and safety rules and relevant policies and procedures.

What you'll need to proceed in the process:
? NVQ Level 2 in Care, or a willingness to complete it.
? An understanding of Person-Centred Care & Support, preferably with two years experience of working with vulnerable adults.
? Good communication and people skills.
? Ability to remain calm in stressful situations.

To find out more, please call Heidi today on 01293 848170 to apply or email Heidi.chapman@search.co.uk

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.