Support Workers - Castell Ventures
Location : Llys Glan yr Afon , Newtown
£8.25 per hour
We are currently looking for Support Workers for our new extra care scheme, Llys Glan yr Afon, in Newtown on a casual basis.
Castell Care and Support is an exciting young company that is proud to be part of the Wales & West Housing Group. At Castell Care and Support we are proud of the difference we can make to help people achieve their ambitions and we are privileged to support some of the most amazing people by giving them innovative outstanding care and support, catering and cleaning services.
We are looking for Support Workers to join our team.
It’s an exciting time to join us; as a new organisation, we have in place a significant growth strategy and the capacity and resources to make a difference to our residents and in communities across the country.
We are driven by making a difference to people’s lives to enable our service users to make choices and remain as independent as possible.
Our ideal candidates will have considerable health and/or social care experience, in order to provide the highest standard of person centred support and care, ensuring that service users have any personal needs or requirements met. As a Care and Support Worker, you will ideally have of NVQ level 2 in Health & Social Care with a commitment to working towards Level 3.
You will be expected to work flexibly as resourcefulness, immediate problem solving and quick decision-making is an essential to this role in order that you are equipped to address the unpredictability of situations and changing requirements of service users and staff. Whilst maximising independence, choice, dignity, privacy and well-being of our service users.
We are looking for someone who is compassionate, caring, dynamic, enthusiastic and motivated to enhance our current care division team and to make a real difference to our service users.
A big ask but a fantastic opportunity and you will get to work for an organisation that lives its values of ‘making a difference’. As well as a good salary we offer a contributory pension scheme with a current employer contribution rate of 3%, with great learning and development opportunities.
We will provide an enhanced induction and on-going training programme along with regular support through development conversations to promote an enjoyable and sustained career.
If you would like to know more about this fantastic opportunity then please explore our website http://castellventures.wales to learn more about us or telephone Gaynor Jones on 01352 736337 for an informal discussion.
The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
Applications are being accepted via our online application process only, unless a disability makes this more difficult.
Closing date: 11:59 on 2nd January 2017
Explore our website to learn more about us and if you are interested then please click the Apply Now button.