Support Worker

  • Location:

    Perth & Kinross, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lorraine Devlin

  • Contact email:

    Lorraine.Devlin@Search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/552753

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-27

  • Start date:

    26/02/2020 11:51:04

Are you a professional Support worker based in the Perth area looking for your next career move? If so, this competitively paid role as a Support worker could be for you. The right candidate will earn £10.00 - £13.00 per hour in a flexible working schedule covering weekdays, weekends and bank holidays.

You'll be attending to the personal care needs of residents, Support workers will also be assisting to maintain and achieve personal activities within the community.. The incredible team creates a supportive atmosphere in which the residents can achieve maximum independence, stimulation and choice.

You'll be a passionate Support Worker who can be flexible in the hours you work, with availability to also work weekends and bank holidays. Along with a competitive salary, you'll be entitled to additional career and lifestyle benefits.

Some of your care responsibilities will include:
● Assisting with the personal and emotional care of residents and other clients of the home.
● Administering medication by following care plans, medication records and our client's policy and procedure.
● Appropriate record-keeping, including completion of personal care records, medication records and care plans.
● Supporting individuals within group homes
● Supporting daily activities

Our client encourages positive teamwork so you'll be expected to work closely with your colleagues, who included Support Workers, Care Assistants and Care Workers. As part of the role you'll need to be supportive, reliable, inclusive and understanding of the needs and views of others and be an effective communicator.

What you'll need to provide:
● NVQ Level 2 in Care, or a willingness to complete it alongside regular NVQ and statutory training where required.
● Basic food hygiene qualifications.
● Excellent communication and people skills
● The ability to remain calm in stressful situations

If you are interested in any of the rewarding roles in the Perth area and would like to discuss it further please get in touch with us today on 0131 718 8079.

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.


REF: REQ 552753

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.