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Full / Part Time Support Worker (Day / Waking Night)

  • Location:

    Truro, Cornwall, S. W. England, England

  • Sector:

    Medical and Healthcare, Social Care, Support Worker

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  • Salary:

    £8538 - £19510 per annum + Benefits

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Job Description

A well-established organization is recruiting for Day or Waking Night Support Worker for their care homes and supportive living services in Cornwall. You will be supporting Adults or Children (8 - 18 year olds) who have Aspergers or Autism and some may display challenging behaviour.

Main Job Role:
- You will work in 1 location. Area's are: Blackwater, Camborne, Hayle, Helston, Newquay, Redruth, St Austell and Truro
- Support clients with everyday duties i.e. cooking, cleaning, laundry, shopping etc
- Manage them through their Support Plans (maintain good health and diet)
- Assist them with any activities or day centres they attend to
- Accompany them out & about in the community i.e bank appointments, health visits etc
- Encourage them with future goals they would like to achieve
- Full or prompting personal care required but no manual handling / hoisting

Qualifying candidates:
- Have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience in care (any setting / sector)
- St Austell candidates must be a car driver due to location (no buses available)

Contract / Terms (pro rota):
- Days is £8,538 - £17,076 per annum = £8.21 an hour on weekdays & £10.72 on weekends
- Nights is £9,755 - £19,510 per annum = £9.38 an hour on weekdays & £10.94 on weekends
- Set hours and weekend only contracts are paid at £8.21 an hour
- Some locations will require 1 sleep in per week which is paid at £75 per sleep
- Contracts available: 20, 30, 39 or 40 hours a week
- Day shifts can vary between 8am - 10pm
- Waking nights are 10pm - 8am
- 3 month rolling rota

Benefits (pro rota):
- Outstanding internal training given plus a full induction
- Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
- 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays
- Food allowance whilst on shift
- Career progression
- 3% contribution towards your pension scheme

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Jeet on 0117 9486300 or email your CV with the job reference number to: Jeet.Kaur @ - thank you and good luck with your job search

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