Support Worker

  • Location:

    South Shields, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Social Work

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  • Salary:

    Up to £15.30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anca Stroe

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Are you an experienced Support Worker looking for your next role in South Tyneside? Our client is looking for a Care Worker to work nights in the South Tyneside region. Treating people with respect and dignity is a crucial element of this care worker role.

This position will be for 3 - 4 months and involves permanent nights on a rota basis.

The hours are 22:30 - 07:00 (approx. 26 hours per week). This temp Support Worker role comes with a rate of £15.30 per hour.

In this Support Worker job, you will deliver a high quality of care to a diverse range of people with care and support needs, adopting a person-centred approach with a focus on promoting independence and wellbeing. You will predominantly be attached to one establishment/team but will embrace flexible working across a range of establishments and teams, as required.

The ideal Support Worker will:
* Hold medication certificate to administer medication
* Have an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care
* Have Level 2 in Maths and English or equivalent
* Have an enhanced DBS on the update service, or be willing to assist me in processing one for you
* Experience as a mental health support worker or clinical support worker would be ideal

As part of this Support Worker job in South Tyneside, you will receive a free uniform, free DBS, and competitive rates of pay paid weekly. 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, Care Worker and Community Services vacancies are much appreciated.

Contact us today to apply. Due to COVID-19, all interviews will be conducted online or by phone. Your health and safety are of primary importance to Search Consultancy and the clients we represent.

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