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Support Worker/Care Assistant

Support Worker/Care Assistant - High Wycombe

Salary: £8.71-9.20 p/h

Temp - Perm

An exciting role has become available for a dynamic, task driven Support Worker to join a leading care provider who are expanding their team and services.

You will be working as part of a dedicated and supportive team of professionals who make a real difference to the lives of service-users by adopting a service-user lead approach to their work.

This organisation has great future prospects with opportunities for promotion and progression within the company and the Health and Social Care sector.

Key responsibilities

? Support service users with learning disabilities and physical disabilities in all areas of daily living and community participation
? Support individuals with their personal care and hygiene needs
? Administer medication where appropriate, in line with the company's policy
? Support service users to maximise their potential, living healthy and active lifestyles as independently as possible
? Assist in the planning and execution of individual care plans and risk management programmes
? Appropriately communicate with service-users at all times and in line with care and support plans
? Work effectively as part of a team, attending staff meetings and training when required
? Work in accordance with company policies and procedures, and all relevant legislation at all times


Requirements

? Previous experience as a Care Assistant or Support Worker/ Senior Support Worker
? Previous experience working with vulnerable adults is essential
? NVQ Level 2 in Adult Social Care or equivalent is preferred
? Experience working with adults with learning and/or physical disabilities may be advantageous


Benefits

? High quality internal training programs
? Cost of enhanced DBS covered
? Competitive salary with enhanced rates for all public holidays
? 28 days annual leave including bank holidays


Please note this role will initially be offered




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