Support Worker - Adults

Posted 11 January 2022
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

Is building meaningful and lasting relationships with the people you care for important to you?

Join our dedicated health and social care team as a Support Worker in Marlborough and the surrounding area. In this role, you will be providing personalised care in the home of a service user who is Quadriplegic. Your day-to-day role will include assisting with personal care tasks, meal preparation, clinical needs, Tracheostomy, PEG care and any additional services required.

Our client is a social individual who likes animals such as cats, dogs and horses. They also enjoy hosting dinner parties and going out and about. This role is an opportunity to really get to know our client and become a true companion to them.

Shifts: Sunday to Monday, days from 8am to 8pm and nights from 8pm to 8am.

Here’s what you’ll need to apply

You’ll be a compassionate Support Worker, with at least 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility and will hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. You’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference in the lives of people in need. The right to work in the UK is mandatory.

Applicants will need a valid UK drivers licence as you will have access to the service user's mobility car.

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.

Perks at Newcross

  • A competitive pay package of up to £17.67 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Get instant pay with our Flexi Pay service
  • Fixed hours, determined by a rota, so you can your free time ahead
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

Get paid through our exclusive Flexi Pay perk, which allows you to instantly access up to 50% of your pay the same day as you complete a shift, even on bank holidays and weekends! Flexi Pay can be found on our app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and start within a week!