Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00033605-1
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Haywards Heath, Sussex
  • Salary: £9.00 to £10.90 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

The role of Support Workers and Care Workers has never been more critical. You're among the country's heroes! If you have at least six months' experience and can take on a part-time Support Staff role in Haywards Heath on Sundays, we want to hear from you.

For the right dedicated and proactive candidate, there is a chance to earn £9.90 to £10.90 an hour. Your crucial Support Worker role will involve delivering a person-centred support service within sheltered accommodation for the elderly. You will be working alone on Sundays, between 8 am and 7 pm.

As a trusted Support Worker, you'll already have significant experience in community services work, either in a perm or temp capacity, possibly as a Social Work expert or Care Coordinator. As such, you'll be comfortable carrying out all aspects of personal care in ensuring the physical, mental and social wellbeing of tenants.

Based in Haywards Heath, you'll have a flexible working approach, being happy to take on any important care needs. You should have a full driving licence and a real desire to ensure your support staff skills make a difference. The pay is up to £10.90 per hour.

Primary responsibilities of this Support Worker role include:
? Carrying out health checks
? Providing care for tenants as outlined in their care plan
? Contacting GPs or emergency services if/as required
? Prompting tenants to take any necessary medication

You should be an expert and very thorough in following individual care plans and writing reports. You should have an NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent) and be able to administer medication. Above all, you'll be committed and sensitive in getting to know your clients and their needs.

If you want to make a real difference to people's lives, you're exactly the person for this job. Please contact us today. Any interviews at this time of COVID-19 will be online or via phone for your safety.

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