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Support Worker

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.00 - £13.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Lindsay Buchan

  • Contact email:

    Lindsay.Buchan@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/563599

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-01

  • Start date:

    02/10/2020 14:53:58

Search Consultancy is seeking experienced Support Workers to work on an permeant basis to provide the highest quality of care and support to our client based in Edinburgh. As a member of the support staff, you will assist a variety of individuals, including adults with physical or learning disabilities, mental health issues, addiction issues or other emotional or social needs.

In return for your skills, you will receive an hourly rate of £9 and above based on experience level.

Duties include-
Carry out all aspects of clients' care, assisting with feeding, bathing, washing and dressing
Carry out daily health checks
Help clients with budgeting, shopping, leisure and socialising
Assist clients in attending leisure and creative activity meetings
Record all clients' activities and progress on charts and written related reports

It takes an exceptional and dedicated person to be a Support Worker or care worker. It is physically and emotionally demanding, but the job satisfaction you receive makes a Support worker job very rewarding.

To apply for this clinical support worker role, you will need;
Experience or a real passion for support/care or equivalent community services experience
Skills in communicating with tact and sensitivity
The ability to remain calm under pressure and cope with challenging behaviour

Excellent free training will be provided to allow you to perform to the very best of your abilities.

Get in touch today!

COVID-19 has put extra pressure on all nursing services primarily in the NHS, so your help filling these Support Worker vacancies is appreciated. Please get in touch today to discuss this Support Worker job in Edinburgh further.

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.