Support workers required for an elderly residential unit with elderly service users who are able to provide different levels of care. You will support service users who suffer from Dementia and Alzheimers. Sleep-in and waking nights required. You must be able to provide personal care. All carers should have basic care training.
Position: Support Workers
Location: Brentwood (CM14)
Hours: Full & part-time available, 20 to 37.5 hours per week
You must have;
Good communication both written and verbal, including the ability to communicate effectively with people with learning disabilities using a variety of methods to meet the needs of the individual.
To have a good level of numeracy to assist the service user to manage their finances.
The ability to work individually or as part of a team.
To understand and adhere to safeguarding principles.
To be honest, reliable, punctual, flexible and able to work shifts that includes weekends and public holidays
To participate in staff meetings, training and other learning development opportunities
Working for BS Social Care you will be offered work in locations and settings to suit you. We work with a range of shifts and hours, this is also an ideal way to work your job around your availability.
You will need to be confident in working with adults and have a real desire to support the work of the permanent members of staff.
The ideal candidate must have the following:
** Eligibility to work
** DBS check if not on the update service
** Minimum of two years' reference
Whilst working at BS Social Care your benefits will be;
** Competitive rates
** Holiday pay
** Pension scheme
** Sick pay
If this is appealing to you or anyone you know please contact Hazel on 02085197220 or email