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Support Worker-Adults with Dementia&Learning Disabilities Day

  • Salary: £9 - £10 per annum
  • Location: Wokingham, Berkshire
  • Date posted: 29-10-2019
  • Sector: Local Authority, Private & Voluntary, Support Work
  • Job type: Temporary / Shift Work
  • Job reference: HQ00004899x_1572341361

A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a temporary to permanent full time Support Worker to join our client in Wokingham, Reading assisting residents with severe Dementia.

The ideal candidate for this role will have experience of caring for the elderly or vulnerable. As a Support Worker, you will be expected to deliver a high level of care. As we cannot teach compassion, this is an essential requirement.


  • Early- 7am-2:30pm
  • Late- 2:30pm-9:30pm
  • Night- 9:30pm-7am


  • Close to Public Transport
  • A great employer who places real emphasis on staff satisfaction and is going the extra mile to create an environment that offers opportunity for personal and professional growth.
  • Ongoing training and weekly pay
  • Flexibility in work Pattern


  • Assisting Residents with Daily Tasks
  • Administration of medication and delivering personal care
  • Working closely to specially prepared personal care plans
  • Keep clear, accurate and appropriate records in line with policies and procedures
  • Ensure people who use the service have their privacy, dignity and confidentiality maintained at all times


  • Valid Up to date ENHANCED DBS
  • In date Mandatory Training such as Manual Handling, Safeguarding (SOVA), Food Hygiene, Infection Control, Health and Safety, Dignity, Fire Safety, Moving and Handling, First Aid Awareness and Medication Training
  • Previous experience in working with Vulnerable Adults
  • Know how to use a Hoist

Location: Wokingham, Reading

Salary: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour and the permanent care home rate of £8.65/hr after 481 hrs

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Oana Overson on 0118 948 5555 or for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this Support Worker role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Care, please get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!