Support Worker - Learning Disabilities

Locations
Hereford, Herefordshire
Branch name
Hereford
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £14.82 per hour
Are you passionate about care? Come and work for Newcross Healthcare! We are searching for Support Workers to care for children and young adults with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour in Hereford, Leominster, Ledbury, Bromyard, Kington and the surrounds.

If you're looking for a new role and are interested in working for Newcross Healthcare, one of Britain's leading providers of care, carry on reading

Your local branch is based in Kemble House in Broad Street, in Hereford city centre.

Interested in working for Britain's leading healthcare provider?

Newcross Healthcare are seeking experienced Support Workers to provide outstanding care to our service users in Hereford, Leominster, Ledbury, Bromyard, Kington and the surrounding local areas.

It is essential that you are able to comfortably care for service users living with challenging behaviours, autism, physical or learning disabilities.

The Role

  • Assisting with person-centred daily tasks
  • Helping with clinical requirements
  • PEG
  • Medication support
  • Meal preparation
  • Social integration
  • Personal care

Flexi Pay

You will also benefit from our new flexible pay feature on our HealthForceGo app, where you can decide when you want to be paid. Simply submit your timesheet by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day! (including bank holidays and weekends)

Benefits

  • Salary of up to £14.82/hr including holiday pay
  • Perks at Work
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Access our exclusive training programmes, to widen your knowledge
  • 24 hour clinical support through a dedicated central team
  • Perks at Work - access 30,000 discounts from high street stores
  • Interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed

More Opportunities

Training programmes to broaden your skillset, free with credits earned whilst you work, including Makaton, BSL, End of Life care and many more.

Perks at Work, an employee discount scheme, that gives you many discounts at 80 different retailers UK wide.

Flexible working hours allows you to choose whether you work on weekends, weekdays or weeknights, with part or full-time hours.

Main Requirements

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • Previous experience for at least 3 months in a similar role
  • Referees that can attest to your employment for the past 3 years
  • A Moving and Handling course certificate (or you are willing to enrol and complete course)
  • Access to a smart device with internet access to manage your timesheets, online rota and payslips via our app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not essential

Join us today!

Once you've submitted your application a member of our team will be in touch.

We now offer video interviewing to make it easier for our applicants - Rather than having to travel to an interview, they can talk to us from the comfort of their own home.

If you cannot apply online, please call us on 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way