Support Worker

  • Location:

    Peterhead, Aberdeenshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £9.00 - £16 per hour

  • Contact:

    Emma Linton

  • Contact email:

    emma.linton@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/540724

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-20

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Are you an experienced and passionate Support Worker looking for a new opportunity to make people's lives more meaningful? If so, this flexible working Peterhead-based role is for you. You'll earn a salary of up to £16 per hour along with additional work-life benefits.

COVID-19 has put extra pressure on all nursing services primarily in the NHS, so your help and support filling these currently open Support Worker vacancies are much appreciated.

Working in Peterhead, you will be a care worker providing a high standard of physical, emotional, social and intellectual care for people with a range of needs and learning disabilities. To be successful in your Support Worker application, you must have six month's experience in a similar clinical Support Worker role within the UK.

As a caring Support Worker and care coordinator, you will:

  • Carry out all aspects of personal care, assisting with feeding, bathing, washing and dressing
  • Carry out health checks and perform other care jobs
  • Teach daily living skills like budgeting, shopping and claiming benefits
  • Provide leisure and creative activities in a safe and supportive setting

An essential part of this support staff job is getting to know the clients, their interests and needs, sometimes working with challenging behaviours. In terms of community services, you will be their link to the outside world.

In return, you will receive a competitive hourly rate of between £9 and £16 per hour. To apply for this Support Worker position in Peterhead, click on the below today and a member of the team will be in touch to discuss your application.

We have RGM Nurse, RNLD Nurse and Support Staff roles coming online every week at Search Medical, so please keep in touch.

Search is an equal opportunities employer and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnerships.

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.