support worker elderly in brentwood

05 September 2018
anne connaughton, randstad care
job type
£ 8.45 - £ 9.45 per hour
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brentwood, east of england
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 8.45 - £ 9.45 per hour
reference number
anne connaughton, randstad care
0203 870 6355
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job description

Do you want to work in a home away from home? Due to a new contract , randstad care is currently seeking to recruit residential support workers for a new client in the Essex area. You must be flexible, trustworthy and reliable to work in this stimulating team. The role involves working with the elderly in a residential setting.

Location: Essex, Brentwood area

Pay start at : £8.25/ hour

Working patterns:

Flexible shifts, Days, Nights or Half Shifts


Ongoing training
Great development opportunities for the right candidate

Pension scheme

Holiday entitlement (PAYE only)
Flexible shifts
Referral Bonus
Continuous & friendly consultant support

Job Setting

- Residential Care

- Temporary to permanent

- Frail Elderly

- Dementia

- A caring nature and intuitive

- Ability to remain calm under pressure

Skills and responsibilities

- to work individually and as part of a team, assisting the manger/ to ensure the smooth running of the service.

- ensure care support plans are understood and followed in respect of each individual

- Naturally caring approach.

- Support residents to reach their full potential by empowering them to fulfil their personal, social, educational & emotional needs.

What we are looking for:

A relevant qualification should include an NVQ/SVD level 2/3 or similar qualification in care or related subject desirable.

Previous experience of working in care /support is desirable but not essential as training and support will be provided

due to the location of the service, you must be a driver

If this you are interested please click apply or call 0203 870 6355 option 1 and speak to Anne Connaughton and email your cv

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication

educational requirements

BA in social work,Degree in health and social care