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Location: Melksham
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 421MB
Job Published: 2 months ago

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Job Description

Our Chippenham based client is looking for Support Workers, for full-time and part-time permanent positions. Experience in a social care background is essential. An advantage is previous experience working with non-verbal residents and challenging behaviour.

The Job will Include

·         Supporting 2 female individuals in their own home with daily tasks, such as cooking, cleaning, personal care etc.

·         Driving to day activity centres and day trips as well as assisting with shopping and other duties

·         Build good relationships and keep up consistency from day to day.

·         Promote independence as much as possible


To be Successful in This Role

·         Have a full and clean driving license

·         Be flexible and available to work shifts including days, evenings, weekends and 1 sleep-in per week.

·         You will be working alongside another support worker most of the time so good all-round communication is required. Lone working on sleep in’s.

·         Contribute to support plan reviews


Extra Advantages but not essential for this role

·         Previous experience within social care, with challenging behavior and knowledge of using hoists.

·         Knowledge of working with autism and/or non-verbal communication.

Competitive salary from £7.90 rising to £8.10 on completion of probation. Additional pay for sleep-in’s and in-house training provided. We feel this is a great opportunity.

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For more information please call our Chippenham office and our Healthcare team are happy to help.