Relief Assistant Support Worker - Cardiff

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time
Job Sector:
Charity / Not for Profit
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Cardiff
Salary description:
Negotiable
Posted:
21/06/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492304

Relief Assistant Support Worker

Cardiff

We provide domiciliary care and support on site to older people and people with physical disabilities in Cardiff. You will feel the reward of building lasting and trusting relationships with those you support, seeing them maintain their independence.

The role will develop your communication and interpersonal skills, as well as your knowledge and networks within the support work role. This truly is an exciting opportunity for you to develop both personally and with your career.

These positions have the same responsibility as our contracted staff, however as a relief member of staff, you can select shift patterns that match your personal needs. As well as having a career that fits in with your lifestyle, you’ll have the opportunity to enable others to lead a full and active life.

You’ll be part of an established team, so you’ll have plenty of support at all times. By joining reach, not only will you be part of a highly successful employee focused business, you’ll also be part of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength. For this role you will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for.

As part of a growing organisation there are endless opportunities for training, career development and progression.

How can I make a difference?

As an Assistant Support Worker you will be working within our Extra Care Scheme, providing support throughout the day to people living within the complex in their own flats. You will be involved in day-to-day support including: personal care, some domestic tasks, pursuing hobbies, support in the community and promoting independence, updating support plans and risk assessments and assisting with planning rotas.

Who are we looking for? (for more detail see Role Profile):

A background of working with people with age related physical or mental health needs is desired, but not necessary as full training and support from senior staff and management is provided. More important are;

  • Excellent communication skills, with an enthusiastic and positive outlook
  • The desire to support people living independently in their own flats
  • Ability to respond to people’s emotional, psychological, social and spiritual needs
  • The confidence to work alone in a sometimes challenging environment, using your own Initiative
  • The desire to develop skills, undertaking appropriate training courses when offered If you think this describes you, then we would love to hear from you.

Every person employed by Pobl shares the same values – watch our Pobl Values video to learn more.

Closing Date: 30 June 2018

To begin your journey with Pobl, click "apply now"

Job Description: Assistant Support Worker, Extra Care.pdf

Company Description

Pobl Group makes a difference to people across the South Wales and South West of England Region. Our customers value our local presence and knowledge, so all our services and teams are based in the communities we serve, focused on delivering services that meet specific community needs.

Closing Date:
30/06/2018

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