Care Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00050710-1
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £9.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Day Care Support Worker

Location: Old Trafford, Manchester

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Hours: 38.5 hours

£500 NEW STARTER BONUS *for permanent contracts*

Contract Type: Permanent and Bank Contracts Available

Who is Deepdene Care? Deepdene Care established in 1987 is a national mental healthcare provider operating five homes nationwide. We offer high quality care to people with severe and enduring mental health needs. Joining Deepdene Care you will be part of a team of people who care about the support we provide to our residents.

The Role? We currently have an exciting opportunity for a reliable, experienced individual with a friendly and caring nature to work as a Day Care Support Worker in Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 7NX. Your duties will include engaging & supporting residents in activities of daily living, meal provision, medication management and taking care of their wellbeing.

Day Working Hours - 7:45am - 8pm

Average of 38.5 hours per week

EXAMPLE SHIFTS

Week 1 – Mon, Tue, Wed

Week 2 – Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Our ideal candidate? A responsible and considerate attitude is important. You will work in friendly but challenging environment, therefore excellent interaction and communication skills are required.

* NVQ Level 2 qualified in Health & Social Care is preferred but not essential.

* Experience of supporting adults with challenging behaviour is desirable but not essential as in-house training is provided.

Successful applicants will be required to provide an enhanced disclosure and Covid-19 vaccination pass / medical exemption.

We offer our employees benefits which include:

* An opportunity to work for a company who will invest in their employees and have celebrated over 30 years of success.

* £500 New Starter Bonus for permanent contracts

* Free DBS check

* Refer a friend fee

* Employee Assistance Programme

* Pension scheme

* In-house Training

* Excellent overtime opportunities