Are you passionate about providing exceptional care and emotional support to help others achieve their goals and aspirations? Do you want to develop your career with a forward thinking organisation who offer flexible working, career development and fantastic rates of pay?
Our client provides support to individuals with learning difficulties, mental health issues, autism and acquired brain injuries, in residential settings.
Position: Support Worker
Location: Slamannan, Falkirk
Job type: Permanent (guaranteed hours)
Hours: Full time, part time and bank hours available. Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £9.58 per hour, £18,681 per annum (pro-rata for part time)
Benefits: Full induction process, outstanding training opportunities, development and career progression, opportunities to gain recognised qualifications, free PVG screening, flexible working
About the Role
The role of the Support Worker is an opportunity to join an evolving Care Company. They are looking for a dedicated and empathic person. The Support Worker will provide practical assistance and emotional support in supporting people we support to achieve their goals and aspirations.
You will be provided with all the training needed so long as you can demonstrate the right attitude and commitment to our ethos, then this is the role for you.
Staff are at the heart of everything they do and as a member of the team you will go through a full induction process and work to a clear development plan with support and guidance provided, to achieve relevant qualifications. Additionally, appraisals and ongoing assessments will ensure outstanding learning and development opportunities.
The role also offers flexibility and rewards, as well as innovative ways of working to fit your lifestyle. Additionally, support and guidance is provided for all our Support Workers to achieve their Care Certificate.
You will be a dedicated and empathic person who is able to not only provide physical care but also offer emotional support to help people to reach their maximum independence. You will be able to demonstrate the right attitude and commitment to their ethos and show empathy and sensitivity to the needs of others.
Good written skills are required to ensure that records are accurately maintained and you will be able to work effectively as part of a team.
Whilst experience is not essential as full training will be provided we very much welcome previous experience working as Home Carer, Care Worker, Health Care Assistant, Support Worker, Nurses, Social Care Worker, Care Assistant, Mental Health Care Worker, Voluntary Worker.