Senior Support Worker - Byfleet - LDs

Recruiter
Logic Care Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cobham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Expires
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking to work for a company that truly cares for its staff and residents? Do you genuinely enjoy caring for others and want to have job satisfaction? My client is looking for an enthusiastic Senior Support Worker that enjoys working in a team supporting individuals with learning and physical disabilities alongside their complex needs. You would be working for a privately owned, well-led organisation based in Byfleet, Surrey. Experience within a learning disability environment is preferable, and an NVQ3 or equivalent is essential. Career progression within the company is supported. The main duties and responsibilities would be supporting people with everyday tasks in life as well as participating in fun social activities like arts and crafts, bowling and trips out into the community. You will be required to support personal care needs, feeding, preparing meals, cleaning and laundry duties, updating care plans whilst also having the highest regard for the safety and welfare of the service users. The most important skills you can bring are life skills - patience, commitment, understanding and a desire to care for others along with the ability to manage a team. Hours - Full time 35 hour contracts available.. overtime may be available The hours work on a rota shift pattern, to include every other weekend. Shift times are 7.00am-2.30pm or 2.15pm-9.00pm. Long days can be accommodated too. The rate of pay is GBP9.80 per hour but this is negotiable for the right candidate. You will also get an enhanced rate for overtime. For personal care reasons all applicants must be female Due to the location of the service, it is an advantage if you have your own transport to get to work. Logic Care Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We work on permanent employment jobs, so should you be offered and accept a position, you would be directly employed by our client and all salary payments and tax deductions would be made by the client. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check by the client for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.