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Relief Assistant Support Worker

Contract:
Contract
Category:
Part Time
Job Sector:
Nursing / Social Care
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Newport & Torfaen
Salary description:
£7.50 per hour + benefits inc hols, sick & retail discount
Posted:
17/10/2017
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Reach
Job Ref:
00661

Relief Assistant Support Worker Ref: 00661
(Children, Young People and Adult Outreach Service)
Based in Newport
Casual / relief work
This job includes some day time work, as well as after school hours and weekends
£7.50 per hour

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 physical disabilities, learning disabilities, autism and - "challenging behaviour", as well as providing care and support for older people.

What will you do?

You will provide enthusiastic, person centred support to children, young people and adults with varying levels of support needs to specifically access the local community to undertake social/leisure activities of their choice. Some of the children / adults you will work with may display behaviours that challenge.

Who are we looking for?

  • Someone who sees this as - "Not just a job"
  • We are looking for outgoing, enthusiastic, motivating people to come and join our team. Ideal candidate will not only have a desire to work with children, young people and adults but a strong commitment to building upon individuals existing skills and independence.
  • You must be able to drive and have a car available to use for work.
  • You must be able to undertake moving and handling activities.
  • Formal experience is not essential as both initial and ongoing training will be provided.

What's in it for you?

A part time contract, but with the flexibility of mainly working after school hours and weekends. So, if you already work or have family commitments this could be the perfect job for you.

Working in social care is extremely rewarding and can bring great satisfaction. You'll be working within a dynamic service for adults, children and young people with various support needs which is a great way to build your experience if you are new to this field.

You will be joining our outreach service which is growing fast. It is an exciting opportunity for you to develop your career in social care. You will also receive full training from our fantastic Learning & Development Team along with ongoing management support and continued professional development as well as great employee benefits. 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.

You will be supporting individuals to enjoy fun, social activities within the community whilst enabling them to build upon their independence and many other skills. Seeing people that you directly support grow is truly rewarding.

For this role you will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for.

Apply today! If this sounds like the challenge you are looking for then click 'Apply'.

Closing date for applications: Midday, Ongoing

Company Description

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.

Closing Date:
17/10/2017

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