Support Worker

  • Location:

    Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    holiday pay and flexible hours

  • Contact:

    Kiayl Bruce

  • Contact email:

    Kiayl.Bruce@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/549853

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-30

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Join one of the largest providers of healthcare staff in the UK!

We work with a number of organisations who are leading the way in supporting people with mental health, learning disabilities, autism and challenging behaviours. We provide support staff to supported living projects, residential homes, secure units, hospitals and care homes in and around Stoke-on-Trent.

If you're an experienced Support Worker, looking for a new challenge and the opportunity to gain valuable experience in revolutionary best practice, then we would love to hear from you.

The rewards of being a Support Worker here

* Weekly pay - £8.72-£10.50 p/hr
* Holiday pay
* Flexible hours
* Free DBS
* Specialist training provided

What to expect

With a unique approach to mental health support work, you will be working with a wider support network; healthcare professionals and service user's family members to support them with every day living.

You will have an in depth understanding of the recovery principles in mental health, and experience of working with autism and challenging behaviours. Being able to provide positive experiences are essential, and the ability to work as part of a team, as well as on a one to one basis. Patience, good communication and listening skills are important.


What you'll need

A minimum of 6 months experience working within a similar setting.

You'll be 100% committed to the needs of the person with previous experience as a Support Worker.


What's next?

If you're excited about working on a brand new challenge with a fresh approach to mental health support work, then click apply and a member of the team will be in touch.

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.