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Male Support Worker (Complex Needs)

  • Location:

    Newent, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Adult care services, Specialist social care

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  • Salary:

    Up to £18117 per annum + Benefits

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Job Description

A large well-established organisation is recruiting for Support Workers for their supportive Living services in Newent, Gloucester. You will be working with adults who have learning disabilities, mental health (complex needs) issues; no challenging behaviour.

Main Job Role:
- Support clients with everyday duties i.e. cooking, cleaning, laundry, shopping etc
- Manage them through their Support Plans (maintain good health and diet)
- Assist them with any activities or day centres they attend
- Accompany them to the bank, to appointments, on health visits and in the community
- Encourage them with future goals they would like to achieve
- No personal care
- Lone working (1-2-1 support)

Qualifying candidates:
- Have life, paid, personal or voluntary experience in care (any setting / sector)
- Must be male candidates only due to the service user needs

Contract / Terms:
- Salary including sleeps is £18,117.84 per annum = £8.59 an hour
- Must do 2/3 sleep-ins per week paid at £70.47 per sleep = £7,328 - £10,939 extra per annum
- Full time contract 37 hours a week - Monday to Fridays with alternative weekends
- 24 hour shift patterns (3pm - 3pm)
- Shift pattern will be 3pm - 10:30pm (sleep) then 7:30am - 3pm finish

Benefits (pro rota):
- Outstanding internal training given plus a full induction
- Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
- 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
- Company loyalty discounts at High Street Shops and Brands
- Company Eye & Health Care plan
- Company Pension Scheme

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; then please call Jeet on 0117 9221130 or email your CV with the job reference number to: Jeet.Kaur @ - thank you and good luck with your job search

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