Support Worker

Locations
Banff, Aberdeenshire
Branch name
Scotland Complex Care Branch
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £15.24 per hour
Advert ID
339581
Newcross Healthcare is a national, established organisation that truly believes in the importance of person-centred care. We're recruiting for experienced Support Workers to deliver care in the home for individuals in Banff and the surroundings. This is a unique opportunity to become part of a small team, working on a package of care and building positive relationships with the service user and their family.

Carers like you change lives!

We're on the look-out for talented Support Workers to join our team in the Banff area, delivering quality care in the home for people in need. This role involves working as part of a small team of health and social care workers and the day-to-day responsibilities include assisting with personal care, posture care, feeding and PEG care, meal preparation, clinical needs and social activities.

Prior experience of supporting service users living with learning disabilities, challenging behaviours, in palliative care and children's services.

Flexi Pay!

Submit your timesheets through our app and gain instant access to up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts through Flexi Pay. (Includes weekends and bank holidays.

What you'll benefit from

  • A competitive pay package of £15.24 per hour, including holiday pay
  • The ability to get paid instantly
  • Free uniform and PVG check
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Free training opportunities to specialise in areas of your choosing
  • Access to appointments with NHS-registered GPs through a Virtual GP app
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough

Role specification

To apply for this rewarding role, you will need to have a minimum of 6 months of prior experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. SSSC registration is needed or you can commit to registering with our team.This will ensure you have an emotional and clinical understanding of what it takes to deliver home care.

You'll need to be an approachable and understanding people person, ready to become a key part of your service users' support network. You may need to assist clients with limited mobility, however, if you do not have a valid Moving and Handling certificate, we can provide relevant training modules for you to complete in the induction process. The right to work in the UK is essential.

You will need to be a driver for this position.

Apply now and you can start within a week!

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