Support Worker

Posted 09 March 2023
Salary Up to £10.60 per hour
LocationCity and District of St. Albans
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSocial Care
Contact NameGreg Smith

Job description

Are you a Support Worker or Healthcare Assistant who's looking for a change in scenery? Do you find helping and supporting vulnerable individuals rewarding? Are you looking to develop and gain a career working in the care sector? Apply here!

A unique opportunity in St Albans has become available to join an established Social Care provider that support individuals between the ages of 18 - 65 who a have learning disabilities.

This is an exciting role for the right individual where you will have the chance to really make a difference towards vulnerable people's lives as a Support Worker.

Benefits for you as the Support Worker include:

  • £10.60 per hour
  • Annual leave plus bank holidays
  • A full induction on all aspect of the business
  • Comprehensive training courses
  • Chance to gain qualifications
  • Progression opportunities

Requirements of the Support Worker include:

  • Experience working with adults with challenging behaviours in a care setting
  • Commitment to work long days and weekends
  • Good standard of written English for report writing
  • Strong communication skills and emotional resilience
  • Driver is desirable

Responsibilities of the Support Worker include:

  • Provide a person-centred approach at all times
  • Protect the service users at all times
  • Give guidance to the service users and promote independence
  • Take part in activities the service users enjoy e.g., football, swimming or long walks
  • Helping service users with finances and budgeting
  • Help service users with appointments

If you are interested, send through your CV as part of your application!