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Support Worker

Reference: Healthcare
Job Decription:

Learning Disability Support Workers - Full Time & Flexible working available.

£8.00 - £12.00 per hour.

Better Healthcare Services are a friendly, independent care agency with over twenty years` experience of providing quality temporary staffing to the care sector.

At Better Healthcare, we truly believe that caring is a vocation not just a job. We understand the pressures of the role so ensure that all of our care workers are valued, respected and supported and unlike some agencies we will not ?fine` you if you need to cancel a shift.

We are currently recruiting for Support Workers to provide care and support to adults with learning disabilities in a variety of settings including; Residential, supported living and outreach services.

Responsibilities:

• Providing personal care, domestic tasks and housing related support in a residential setting or lone working in the community.
• Providing boundaries and direction around positive behaviours.
• Promoting choice and independence.
• To support individual to live a life as full as possible and to engage with the community.
• Provide physical and emotional support, ensuring that respect, dignity and confidentiality is maintained at all times.

Requirements:

• Experience of providing care and/or support to vulnerable people.
• Possess excellent people skills.
• Have a passion for supporting adults with learning disabilities.
• Be able to develop and maintain good working relationships
• Be able to demonstrate positive personal authority.
• Have great communication skills.

Benefits:

• Excellent rates of pay.

• Weekly pay via BACS
• Specialist two day ?Introduction to Learning Disability` training course
• Ongoing training & development, including opportunity to study NVQ 2 Diploma in Learning Disabilities
• Holiday Pay
• Flexible shift patterns to suit your lifestyle
• Recommend a friend scheme.

For more information please contact our recruitment team on 01206 561999 or email your CV to colchester@betterhealthcare.co.uk.

Job Type: Temporary
Location: Essex, Clacton
Salary: 8-13 Per Hour
Posted by: Better Healthcare
Date Posted: 24/10/2018