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Support Worker

Location:
Kent
Salary
£9.50
12 Jan 2021
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
MJJD
Job Description

Across Guildford and Woking 

£9.50h

37.5 hours per week (Shifts - BH, Wkends, Sleep ins)

 

We are seeking motivated Support Workers to join our client, a leading a provider of specialist social care services to adults in the UK.

Our client has 6 supported living sites in and around the Guildford and Woking area; two in Guildford, one on the Guilford & Woking border and three in Woking. All services are on the main bus routes and all have parking.

The service provides care and support for up to 25 people with Learning difficulties and Mental Health. All require support with: managing money, shopping, cooking, cleaning, medical appointments etc. 

You will need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays, weekends and potentially sleep ins.

In this role, you will be providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to lead as ordinary life as they can achieve.

Main duties and responsibilities:

- To participate in the day to day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment.

- To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and others whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality.

- To support service users with the preparation of Meals, Laundry duties, cleaning and social events.

- To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required. 

 

Skills you will need:

- Diploma in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards one.

- Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues.

- The ability to keep calm under pressure.

- The confidence to work alone or as part of a team.

- Excellent communication skills 

 

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