Support Worker

  • Location:

    Sale, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care, Social Work

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Jake Rigby

  • Contact email:

    jake.rigby@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/548445

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-22

  • Start date:

    15/01/2020 12:10:12

Support Worker- Sale
36 hours a week either days or nights
£8.50-£9 per hour

Search are currently working with a client in Sale who provides support to 6 individuals with learning disabilities. We are looking for motivated and conscientious staff to support people with activities in the house, the local community and some personal care.

Shift patterns for days are 08:00 to 20:00 , or 20:00 to 08:00 for nights.

The people you will support have been discharged from hospital, including secure settings and as such some have challenging behaviours. This means that support workers will be required to support people at these times, including using de-escalation techniques to manage incidents positively, using the principles of PBS (training will be provided).

Requirements for this role:

Experience working in care with challenging behaviours (essential)
Drivers (Preferred)
Able to commit to shift patterns above.

If you are passionate about caring for others and wish to make a difference to the lives of those around you, then please apply!

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.