Support Worker - Days

Please note that this position is open to UK applicants only

Job Description

Join Our Team: Experienced Care Assistant Needed!

Are you an experienced care assistant with a passion for making a difference in the lives of elderly and disabled individuals? We have a fantastic opportunity for you!

Why You’ll Love This Role:
• Sociable Hours: Enjoy a work-life balance with Monday to Friday hours, perfect for those seeking school-friendly schedules.
• Ongoing Opportunity: Secure a stable position with consistent hours and no weekend work.

What We’re Looking For:
• Experienced Professionals: Candidates with a strong history of working in supported living services or care homes.
• Skilled in Personal Care: Ability to support adults of varying ages with daily activities, including leisure, cooking, and domestic duties.
• Specialized Knowledge: Experience with hoists and slings for safe mobility assistance, and the capability to manage challenging behaviors.

Role Responsibilities:
• Provide compassionate personal care and support.
• Assist with day-to-day activities to enhance the quality of life for our service users.
• Foster a safe and nurturing environment for adults with learning and physical disabilities.
Ideal Candidate:
• You are dedicated and empathetic, with a strong commitment to providing high-quality care.
• You have hands-on experience in a formal supported-living service or care home setting.
• You’re skilled in handling physical disabilities and challenging behaviors with patience and professionalism.

If you’re looking for a rewarding role with sociable, school-friendly hours, apply now to join our dedicated team!

Key Information

Posted: July 17, 2024
Location: Arnold, Nottingham
Reference: 156747
Duration: This role offers immediate start opportunities depending on compliance documents being received in a timely manner and following an on-site interview. The role is based on a 3-month rolling booking basis.
Hourly Rate: You will be paid a basic rate of £11.56 per hour, with holiday being accrued on an FTE basis (based upon the hours worked) Pay is processed on a weekly basis.
Working Hours: You will be working Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 15:00.
Closing Date: 20240813

Experience & Qualifications

To be suitable for this position you must:

– Have An Enhanced DBS Certificate that is registered on the update service or the facility to pay for the necessary DBS check
– Have up-to-date mandatory training dated within the past 9 months or the facility to pay for the necessary training
– A Practical Moving and Handling Certificate dated within the past 9 months
– Full up-to-date CV with employment history listed in full
– Be able to provide a minimum of 2 years referencing from two most recent employers, both of which should be relating to work within Health and Social Care.
– Be available to work Monday to Friday for the hours stated

NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care is preferred.

**Please note that we do not offer sponsorships**