Support Worker – Flexible Work

Job Description

We are looking for experienced Support Workers for immediate start roles, offering weekly pay, in a home within the Sutton-in-Ashfield area.

The care unit specialises in supporting adults with mental health difficulties and accommodates up to 37 service users who require assistance with their daily needs, includes aspects of personal care as well as moving and handling.

You will be assisting the service users in developing their independence through a varied activity schedule as well as day to day support and guidance.

You’ll play a key role in the smooth-running of the site and demonstrate a good grasp of safety and hygiene. This is a role in which attention to detail really counts – and one that touches the real lives of people every day.

This role will involve supporting some service users that may display challenging behaviour.

We are looking for a passionate and energic individual who will provide a positive environment for the service users and fellow staff.

Key Information

Posted: June 21, 2022
Location: Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Reference: 134021
Duration: This role currently offers ongoing weekly work for an experienced Support Worker with up to 36 hours per week.
Hourly Rate: The rate of pay will be between £10.00 and £11.50 per hour, depending on the hours and days worked
Working Hours: You will be working either 08:00 to 20:00 or 20:00 to 08:00 with hours being available between Monday and Sunday.
Closing Date: 20220718

Experience & Qualifications

To demonstration you experience and suitability for the role of Support Worker you will need:
– An Enhanced DBS dated within the last 12 months
– Up to date Infection Control, Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults and Moving & Handling training
– A Referenceable work history
– At least 3 months experience within a similar setting

Due to the location of the home, it is recommended that you have access to your own transport.

If you do not have a valid DBS and/or training, do not worry as we can help you with this. We are happy to offer online training available at a subsidised fee and the certificates are yours to keep!