Title: Support Worker **Nights**
Salary: £9.50 an hour
Contract Type: Permanent (20 - 30 hours) plus weekend work once every 2 weeks
Want qualifications in Support Work or Health Care but can't find a way to get them?
Is your experience stopping you from quickly developing in your career?
A fantastic & extremely rewarding opportunity with excellent training & development has become available in Truro!
About the Role:
Your role will be working as a Support Worker in a friendly and supportive team based in a registered care home in Truro City Centre.
You will be given bespoke training in moving and handling, first aid & using specialist equipment such as hoists. You will also be trained on PEG feeding and using catheters.
The service provides support for adults & elderly people with learning difficulties. Some service users have complex needs which includes physical impairments such as spinal & brain injury. Your approach will therefore vary on an individual basis as you familiarize with the service.
You are expected to work alternating weekends where you have one weekend off and one weekend on. The shifts are 21:00pm to 08:00am 5 days a week.
You are expected to work 20 to 30 hours a week depending on your preference. So part time positions are available.
¢ Incredible training & development provided such as moving & handling & first aid training
¢ Fantastic experience & professional qualifications
¢ Flexible work options
¢ MUST be double vaccinated
¢ Previous experience in Support Work preferable but NOT essential
¢ Previous experience with learning difficulties ideal
¢ Comfortable with challenging behaviour
¢ You are resilient, determined & patient
To apply for this role, please get in touch with me on 01179486300 or alternatively email me on