support worker in newcastle upon tyne

posted
04 September 2017
contact
louise mellor, randstad care
job type
permanent
salary
£ 7.50 per hour
apply now

posted
location
newcastle upon tyne, north east
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
permanent
salary
£ 7.50 per hour
reference number
SWPEMBR LM
contact
louise mellor, randstad care
phone
0161 200 1942
apply now

job description

Are you a hard-working Support Worker fed up with a lack of permanent, care jobs in Newcastle? We welcome applications from anybody who has a background supporting adults with complex behaviours or mental health needs.

This full-time, permanent (33 hours) vacancy is based in a beautiful, homely 14-bedded residential home in Walkergate which currently provides support to young adults with mental health needs.

We are now looking for positive and confident individuals who will relish the opportunity to be kept busy daily and get involved with a range of activities. In return for your commitment and experience, we offer the following benefits:

Benefits
- Support to complete further qualifications
- The opportunity to join in a range of activities to support the progression of individuals with mental health needs

Responsibilities
- Creating personal programmes of support and progression designed to meet the individual's needs and aspirations
- To behave in a positive and encouraging way that will motivate the residents to push themselves to achieve new challenges and progress
- Creating a stable and professional, yet warm environment

Requirements
- experience with mental health needs essential
- A confident, positive and extroverted character essential
- Able to work long day shift patterns essential

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

mental health, brain injury, physical disabilities, rehabilitation, residential home, care home, support worker, care assistant