Children's Support Worker - Days & Waking Nights
Do you want to change lives?
As a Support Worker in Shepton Mallet, you'll be providing support and assistance to enable the children in your care to live their life and make the most of each day, within their own home. Your duties will be varied, with some healthcare support needed, while you may also be required to assist with personal care tasks, posture care, medication support, clinical needs, social activities and any other services needed.
It is essential that you have previous experience assisting service users with PEG feeding, Airway management, Tracheostomy however, a full induction and training will be provided.
About your profile
With experience of caring professionally or for a loved one under your belt, and with a valid certificate in Moving and Handling, and the right to live and work in the UK. We also expect you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. Passion and determination to bring comfort and joy to our service users is a must. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, but is not a requirement.
With Flexi Pay, our healthcare staff are able to gain instant access to up to 50% of the value of their existing shifts even on weekends and bank holidays!
What you'll get in return
- A competitive remuneration of £12.46 per hour, including holiday pay
- Take control of when you get paid with instant Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free ongoing learning and development to take your career where you go
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments