support worker west dunbartonshire

posted
15 March 2019
contact
rebecca prentice, randstad care
job type
contract
salary
£ 9 - £ 15 per hour
apply now

posted
location
west dunbartonshire, scotland
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social housing
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 9 - £ 15 per hour
experience
Children services
reference number
CJ309289
contact
rebecca prentice, randstad care
phone
0131 240 0887
apply now

job description

Looking to start the new year with a new challenge?

Do you have a passion for working with vulnerable young people and their families to create a stable home environment?
If the answer is yes, then we need you to join a new service in West Dunbartonshire!
What can Randstad offer you?
- Competitive rates
- Employee discount scheme
- Unlimited friend referral bonuses
- Immediate start
- Easy online booking system
- Extensive training in industry standard courses supported by online learning
- Help with SSSC registration
- Support from within the team and a dedicated Randstad consultant
- Excellent career progression opportunities
- Opportunities to pick up ad hoc shifts

A successful child support worker will be responsible for:
- Working effectively as part of a team
- Supporting service users in their own homes
- Travelling to service users
- Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards
- Working to a flexible schedule, including nightshifts, weekends and bank holidays
To be successful in your application, you will:
- Have previous experience working in the care sector
- Physically ability to move and transfer service users
- Have flexibility in the roles undertaken
- Have strong communication skills
- Register under the PVG scheme
- Full driving licence (Desirable)
- Obtained, or working towards SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent (Desirable)
- Prior experience working on a one-to-one basis with vulnerable and disabled people (Desirable)
If this sounds like the position for you, don't delay!
Apply now and one of our team may call you for an informal chat to take your application to the next stage. Alternatively, if you would like some more information give Rebecca Prentice a call on 013 1240 0887 for a confidential chat.

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.

skills

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,emotional intelligence,time management

qualification

college

educational requirements

SVQ