support worker in taunton

posted
26 April 2019
contact
grace murphy, randstad care
job type
permanent
salary
£ 8.21 - £ 8.50 per hour
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posted
location
taunton, south west
specialism
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8.21 - £ 8.50 per hour
experience
Adults -Learning Disabilities
reference number
CJ341754
contact
grace murphy, randstad care
phone
020 3870 6355

job description

Have you ever felt like you have this hidden talent for brightening up people's days?

A specialist nursing service set within beautiful Somerset countryside, ten minutes from the county town of Taunton, is looking for a Support Worker to provide care and rehabilitation to people who have a brain injury or neurological health care needs.


Benefits:



* A competitive salary
* Fully paid NVQ training
* Clear progression with the company
* A fantastic community surrounding the service


Responsibilities:



* Supporting individuals with progressive neurological conditions including Huntington's disease, Picks disease and Parkinson's disease
* Helping with personal care, if required
* Creating a weekly timetable of activities, both inside and outside of the home, enabling residents to develop skills, work towards goals or simply enjoy themselves!
* Helping with all-day excursions, driving one of the two minibuses on-site or the house car, or accompanying drivers


What is required?



* Full flexibility with shift patterns 8am - 8pm / 8pm - 8am
* Availability to work alternate weekends
* Providing person-centred care
* Experience of care work (welcomed but not a necessity)
* Driving experience and a valid license


This role is open to receiving applications over the next two weeks. Interviews are being held next week so don't miss out!

If you feel this is the right role for you please call 020 3870 6355 and ask for Grace.

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.