Godalming, Surrey
£9.75 - £11 per hour
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Support Worker

Are you hard working, do you enjoy working with people? Our client is looking for enthusiastic Support Workers to help care for their residents and encourage them to develop and learn life skills enabling them to live life to the full.

They require team players with excellent communication skills who want to deliver a high level of care and support, whilst maintaining safety standards at all times in line with company policies. Previous experience of care work desirable but not essential, as full training will be provided.

Support Worker Responsibilities:

- Assisting with personal care where needed
- Assisting with residents’ mobility where needed
- Overseeing and preparing of meals and drinks
- Accompanying residents to daily activities or planned day trips
- Accompanying residents to medical appointments
- Administering and storage of prescribed medication
- To become conversant with and implement policies and procedures
- Updating of care plans and risk assessments on in-house database
- Ensure safeguarding policies adhered to at all times and be aware of steps to take should you need to escalate concerns

Support Worker Requirements:

Previous experience of care work desirable but not essential, as full training will be provided.

About our client:

If you or someone you care for is living with complex epilepsy, then they are here to help…

Their beautiful Grade II listed manor house, together with their high-needs facility, Bradbury House, and the Skills and Enterprise Centre, are all set in landscaped grounds. These are located in Westbrook Road, a few minutes’ walk from the centre of Godalming and a stone’s throw from Godalming railway station. They are in a superb location, affording easy access to local amenities, whilst also offering peace and tranquillity as required.

Location: Godalming, Surrey

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £9.75 to £11.00 /hour

Benefits: 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays), Pay enhancements on Easter Sunday & Christmas Day, Generous pension Scheme – employer 7% contribution / employee 5% contribution, Perkbox subscription for retail discounts, Westfield Health policy (cash back policy for optical, dental, therapy treatments & consultations), Free on-Site Gym, Subsidised onsite café, Discount in social enterprise café in Godalming High Street, Godalming station less than 5 minutes’ walk away / free car parking, DBS free of charge, Excellent in-house training – with opportunity to work towards QCF Level 3 in Health & Social Care

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Care Assistant, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP, etc.

Ref: 93301

Posted on: 17 June 2020
Closed date: 15 July 2020
Job ref: 93301
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker