06 Jan 2019
£8.00 per hour
We are currently recruiting for one of our client's services based in Selsey and require Support Workers for a Full Time Role within a Learning disabilities care home.
The home is registered for up to 9 residents and is rated "GOOD" in all areas in the most recent CQC report.
These are full-time, permanent positions with 40 hours/week paying £8 per hour and £78 for a sleeping night shift. Shifts are 8am-3pm and 3pm-10pm or can combined for a long day. These hours also include 1 sleeping night shift per week.
You will work flexibly to ensure individual needs are met while maximising independence, dignity, privacy and well-being.
The type of care a Support Worker will provide will vary from person to person but will include the following:
Personal Care (provide a shower, bath, changing pads etc.)
Practical Support such as laundry, cleaning, preparing and cooking meals
The company will be happy to develop people:
Who have a passion about helping people maintain independence at home
Who have a can do, positive attitude
Who have the compassion, dedication and willingness to go the extra mile
Who have excellent communications skills and possess the ability to build relationships with those we support and those around them
Who enjoys a challenge and are flexible in their approach to work
Who can display empathy, understanding, comfort and reassurance to all those we support.
Passion for delivering high levels of care
Good numeric and literacy skills
A warm and friendly disposition
Good communication skills, able to put others at ease
A strong team worker
Supportive and patient
Reliable and punctual
Willingness to develop new skills (to NVQ 2/3)