Support Worker

Job Title: Support Worker
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Slough
Salary: £8 - £12.75 per hour
Start Date: 2019-01-18 00:00:00
Reference: 487100860
Contact Name: Jordanne Hayward
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2019 17:10

Job Description

Healthcare Assistants - Slough, Berkshire - Ongoing work available

Network Health and Social Care are currently recruiting for a well known client based in Slough for Healthcare Assistants to work with elderly service users in a residential setting. These roles offer competitive rates and enhancements on rates for weekends and night shifts. Please note as these positions require shift working, early, late and night shift patterns will apply although we will take into consideration your availability and offer hours relevant to your availability. Please note this is a zero hour contract however we will work hard to ensure you are given hours to suit your availability.

Duties include but are not limited to:
  •  Supporting service users to meet their needs in a range of settings including; supported living, supported housing, residential care, extra-care and day services
  • Supporting service users with day to day living such as personal care, preparing meals, administering medication, engaging in conversation and ensuring the client has choice over day to day decision. This client is a non profit organisation which develops and manages high quality housing to provide supported accommodation.
To apply for this role you will need;
  • A positive attitude to help the service users reach the outcomes they will like to achieve
  • Experience in a care setting working with elderly residents
  •  To be able to commit to at least 20 hours per week
  • A good knowledge of safeguarding
  • A good knowledge of moving and handling procedures
  • Be prepared to undertake training as and when required
  • Be able to offer some flexibility with regards to working hours
In return we are able to offer excellent rates of pay, holiday pay to those who are PAYE, pension scheme to those who are PAYE, weekly pay, online pay slips, refer a friend scheme (T and C apply), supportive environment for you to work in, free training, full time and part time hours, free DBS, free uniform, supportive and friendly office team, salary enhancements for weekends and night working, fast registration process.