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Support Worker

  • Location:

    Chesterfield, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £14000 - £14008 per annum

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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Job Description

Are you a skilled care professional seeking a new challenge? Or Are you looking for your first opportunity in social care, where you can truly make a difference to the lives of the people you support?

If so, read on, as this could be the role for you.

I am looking for a passionate support worker to join an established organisation who supports adults with learning disabilities in a supported housing setting in Chesterfield. The role is 30 hours, consisting of a varied shift pattern which will include early and late shifts, as well as some weekend working on a rota basis. Sleep-ins will be required, up to two times a week.

Your new role is initially for a 12 months fixed term contract to cover maternity with a view to going permanent at the end of the term.

Your primary responsibilities will include:
* Some elements of personal care
* Supporting with life skills, activities, independence and community involvement
* Liaising with professional and external providers
* Creating and maintaining a meaningful relationship with the families and visitors to the service
* Updating all relevant paperwork

To be considered for this extremely rewarding opportunity, you will demonstrate personal or professional person-centred care experience, have flexibility to work a varied shift pattern and ideally have a full driving licence and access to your own vehicle.

The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive hourly rate, as well as the opportunity to secure overtime, an enhanced annual leave allowance, access to continued training and other exciting benefits.

Interviews will take place quickly, so, to avoid disappointment, click apply today!


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