Location: Derbyshire, England
Salary: £8.50 - £10.50 per hour + DBS, Pension
Posted: 6 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care, Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Ben Horn

Support Worker

Job Description

Barker Ross Health and Social Care are currently recruiting for a new care provider in Derbyshire who specialise in offering a supportive environment for the rehabilitation and recovery for adults between the ages of 18-65. This support role will involve supporting adults with learning disabilities within their own home.

Our client provides care and support in a supported living environment encouraging the residents to take part in activities and work towards independent living.

Your role will be to support the residents in their day to day lives. You will be supporting adults with wide range of learning disabilities. As a support worker you will be present with them throughout and assisting them.

As a Support Worker you will undertake a number of roles, below is a brief overview the duties you will do on a regular basis:

  • Update care plans / record files
  • Person centred support plans and risk assessments are created in partnership with individuals' other professionals and social workers
  • Provide high quality care and support to adults within a supported living environment
  • Supporting adults with learning disabilities, some challenging behaviour and some personal care involved
  • Observe client conditions and log and updates as when required
  • Encouraging good community relationships
  • Supporting the management team and assisting other support staff

The ideal candidate for this Support Worker role needs to be:

  • Someone who is wanting to make a difference to someone else's life
  • 6 months experience in supporting adults with learning disability
  • Valid DBS which is on the update service
  • Mandatory training completed in Moving and Handling, Safeguarding and Infection Control within the last year
  • Practical moving and handling

If this position is not right for you, we are currently recruiting for the following positions: Care Assistant, Support Workers, RGNs. RMNs, RNLDs, Clinical Leads, Deputy Managers and Nursing Home Manager. Please call 0115 941 8131 to discuss your new opportunity today!

Further information:

  • Based in Derbyshire, DE1 DE22 and DE24
  • Pay rate £8.50 - £10.50 per hour and increase in rates for bank holiday
  • Sleep in's £60 flat rate
  • Temporary and temporary to permanent contacts available
  • Day and night shifts available


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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