Relief Assistant Support Workers
Working on a casual basis
Based in Caerphilly, £6.70 - £7.20 ph
These positions have the same in responsibility as our contracted staff, however if you're looking to have a work-life balance to match your needs, this is the type of work for you, as you can pick and choose which shifts you pick-up.
Who are we?
Reach strives to make a real difference to people's lives by putting people first and shaping our service to each and every individual. We have loads of experience supporting people with learning disabilities, autism and - 'challenging behaviour', as well as providing care and support for older people. We have various types of contracts (as you can see from above), so if it's the role for you, apply and we can discuss which suites your lifestyle best.
What's the role?
An Assistant Support Worker supports people with learning disabilities, autistic spectrum disorders, physical disabilities, complex needs, and behaviours that challenge, to live independently and achieve fulfilling lives. You will be involved in day-to-day support including: personal care, food preparation, housework, pursuing hobbies, support in the community and promoting independence. You will be part of a team, keep accurate and timely records, as well as develop positive relationships with the people you are supporting and their families.
What will you do?
- Provide a person centred, dynamic and innovative support service delivery.
- Assist Support Workers in their Key Working role.
- Maintain all required administrative records.
Who are we looking for?
- Experience of supporting people with learning disabilities, complex needs and high support requirements or transferrable skills or a desire to work with-in the field.
- Good written and verbal communication skills.
- Someone who can motivate and work in a positive way with people we support
What's in it for you?
You'll have the opportunity to work in a dynamic services with adults with various support needs. You'll have a positive, person centred ethos and a pro-active approach. Working as part of an established team, you'll enable individuals to lead a full and active life. You'll have an innovative and flexible approach to making a real difference to people's lives and experience. Not only will you be part of a highly successful business, you will also contribute to the success of the whole Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength
For this role you will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for.
If this sounds like the challenge you are looking for then click 'Apply'. Download our Application Form from our vacancy page, following the submission guidelines
Closing date for applications: Ongoing
We are reach and we support people in their own homes to live the life they want. The support we offer people is designed for each person. It can range from supporting people 24 hours a day to just a few hours support.
We provide housing and support which makes a real difference to people’s lives. We do this by putting people first and shaping our service to each and every person.
A career with reach gives you the opportunity to make a real difference to the people we support. No matter what stage you’re at in your career, a role with reach will see you directly contributing to the care and support we provide, so you’ll never finish a day’s work wondering what you’ve achieved.
Our people are our most important asset, we simply can’t provide great quality care without the talent, commitment and expertise of our team. So we support our people to become the best they can be, so you’ll receive all the training you need and a range of professional development opportunities to ensure you grow as we grow.