support worker in somerset

24 August 2018
conor brooks, randstad care
job type
£ 8.45 per hour
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somerset, south west
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 8.45 per hour
reference number
conor brooks, randstad care
0161 200 1930
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job description

Are you seeking a new challenge in a caring environment? Do you want a rewarding role?

If you have experience of working within a specialised caring environment, that proves to deliver the highest standards of person-centred support, then you might just be my ideal applicant!

You'll be working with autistic adults and occasionally their families in residential and community environments. The location of this role is based in the Somerset Court, Brent Knoll.

You will be providing support in personal care and developing everyday life skills. Enabling the individuals we support to access activities and learning opportunities both on and off-site, to develop their independence in accordance with their individual support plans.

Benefits of job role:

* Working pattern varied over a seven-day rota and will include sleep-ins and bank holidays
* Great pension scheme
* Holiday pay/ Shopping discounts
* Referral scheme up to £300 vouchers per successful referral
* Excellent autism-specific training to further your career in social care

Responsibilities of the role:

* Caring for vulnerable individuals
* Take care of residents welfare
* Provide high levels of personal care
* Administer relevant medication

Requirements to be considered for this role:

* NVQ level 2 Health and Social Care - preferable but not essential
* Experience in challenging behaviour
* Ability to show initiative, be willing to work flexibly and to keep an open mind
* A compassionate nature
* An enhanced DBS already on the Online Update Service (very desirable)
* A full UK driving licence

If this is for you then 'Apply' now. If you require any information please call me on 0161 200 1930 and ask for Ben.

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.


can work as an individual or part of a team,caring



educational requirements

NVQ 2 in health and social care - adult,NVQ 2 in h