Support Worker - supported living

  • Job Reference: 00054889-1
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
  • Salary: £9.00 to £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Support Worker Personal Home Carer

Potter Johnson Recruitment are pleased to be working together with a well established support living service, providing support to adults with learning difficulties and autism in Bury St Edmunds and surrounding areas.

We are looking for experienced support workers to join our agency. We can offer full time or part time hours, regular places of work on an ongoing basis.

Due to expansion, our client, based inry St Edmund, are currently needing Support Workers to work, on an agency contract, to service their contract, providing support to adults, within their own homes, who have learning difficulties, autism and mental health.

As a Support Worker in Bury St Edmunds and the surrounding areas of Suffolk, you’ll be the person that brings smiles to the faces of the people in our care. This role is a chance to make a real difference in people’s lives - without your support, they may live a life constrained to specialist units or hospitals.

Your duties will vary, including assisting residents with personal care tasks, socialising, supporting them with health issues and trips into the local community.

Applicants will need to have previous experience of caring for service users with challenging behaviours, learning disabilities, palliative care and children's services.

Support Worker requirements

* 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one under your belt

* A valid certificate in Moving and Handling

* The right to work in the UK

* Passion and determination to bring comfort and joy to our service users

* A valid driving license

* DBS on the update service

Please note: To work in a care home in England from 11 November 2021, the post holder is required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt.

Apply now and start within a week