Support Worker

  • Location:

    Nantwich, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care, Nursing, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Jake Rigby

  • Contact email:

    jake.rigby@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/538850

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-05

  • Start date:

    01/10/2019 08:29:43

Support Worker- Nantwich, Crewe
£17576k p.a +Sleeps
Young Adults leaving care.
Fantastic Benefits.

Search are looking for an enthusiastic and caring individual to provide the best possible care to Children in Nantwich, Crewe. Roles typical of a Support Worker includes:

*Supporting individuals to maintain all aspects of their domestic lives e.g. cooking, domestic duties, shopping and daily living skills
*Generally making sure the individual is safe
*Support with personal care tasks
*Support with educational needs and seeking employment
*Support with appointments and other visits
*Completing de-briefs
*Managing incidents and ensuring they are closed within 14 days
*Completing weekly planners and activity planners
*Providing tenancy support
*Supporting with court orders
*Keeping the individual occupied and encouraging them to get out and about and meet new people.

This residential home operates on a 2:4 shift pattern (Two shifts one week, four the next) , with a £34 sleep-in in top if necessary.

Experience Needed:

Previous roles as support worker
Experience with Young Adults
Driver with full license.

There is a fantastic bonus scheme as follows for employees:

*Pension Auto-enrolment.
*'Pay Care Scheme', this is a company health care benefit.
*'Perk Box', this allows the employees to get discounts or free offers on hundreds of well known high street brands.
*Annual Leave Service Award.
*Long Service Bonus of £750 given after 5 continuous full time years of employment.
*NVQ Bonus when complete Level 3 (£500 in total) or Level 5 (£750 in total) in instalments, initial after completion and remainder 18 months following.
*Refer a friend scheme for both qualified and unqualified.
*Free meals on shift (for residential roles)
* Company pays for DBS as well as reimburses cost for update service each year.
* Company reimburses staff for Social Care Wales registration each year.

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.