Residential Support Worker

Chorley, Lancashire, England
PR7 1EJ
Randstad £ 8.8 - 9.1 Per hour Full time Save This Job
Pay
£ 8.8 - 9.1 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Studying / Unqualified
Posted
19 Feb 2021
Closes
19 Mar 2021

Job Description

Female Support worker

Job details

Summary
Randstad care
£8.80-£9.10 per hour
Permanent
Full-time

Specialism
Social care

Sub specialism
Social care


Are you an experienced, passionate and uplifting support worker that can make a positive difference to the lives of people with learning disabilities and complex health needs? Pursuing a stimulating career path into social care?

This position is situated in Chorley, linked to neighbouring cities including Preston, Blackpool and Lancaster. This forensic specialist service plays an integral role in providing assisted and supported living for adults with learning disabilities, mental health needs and complex behaviours. Ideal candidates will essentially have a background in complex needs and challenging behaviours, and ideally have a strong background in support work. Candidates should play an important role in providing individualised support to service users, in achieving and exceeding their goals within the framework of their own person centred plan. Driver and own car is essential. Must be willing to actively embrace all aspects of the role including practical assistance, support, therapeutic recreation, role modelling and positive feedback.

Hours of work are: up to 37.5 hours per week
Shift patterns: to be worked flexibly on a rota which will include weekends and public holidays
(according to the needs of the service)

Benefits:
* Opportunity to undertake a key worker role
* Pay enhancement for Christmas, New Year and waking nights
* Employee counselling service
* Hospital saturday fund
* Discounted prices and two for one offers at theme parks, shops, restaurants and various online stores

Responsibilities:
* Identify own training needs with line manager and attend training events and courses
* Develop warm, trusting relationships with service users to encourage them to express needs, views and concerns
* Promote the self-esteem, happiness and emotional health of service users
* Enable service users make choices and decisions and participate as fully as possible in planning and decision-making processes
* Support service users in understanding and adhering to the terms and conditions of their tenancy agreement and in enjoying the rights and responsibilities of being a tenant
* To respect the person's right to privacy and to ensure that their dignity is maintained at all
Times.

If you feel like you have the ability to make an impactful difference to the lives of these individuals, please send your CV in the first instance or contact me today for more information.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

Ref: CJ454958

Job Details

Residential Support Worker

Chorley, Lancashire, Englandd Randstad
Pay
£ 8.8 - 9.1 Per hour
Job level
Studying / Unqualified
Hours
Full time
Posted
19 Feb 2021
Type
Permanent
Closes
19 Mar 2021

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