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Support Worker (Newport)

Part Time
Job Sector:
Nursing / Social Care
South Wales
Newport & Torfaen
Salary description:
Up to £8.21 per hour
Start Date:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:

Support Worker

Reference: 492398

Work Type: Part time

Locations: Newport

Division: Care & Support Division

Categories: General: Care

Applications Closing Date: 22 Jul 2018

Salary: £8.21 per hour

Who are we?

This service in Newport supports adults who have learning disabilities and other support needs. This service is specifically designed for individuals who are ready to move on from supported living but need further support to live completely independent.

The building consists of 5 individual apartments and people are supported to maintain their own tenancies and have support in their own homes.

There is a core team of staff as well as additional one to one targeted support. This service is staffed 24 hours and has sleep-in staff available.

If you require more information on this service, please contact Juliette Edwards on 07837 033295 or Natalie Hayes on 07837 033308.

What is special about this opportunity?

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

Surrounded by an experienced team you will have a good foundation for a long career in care. This is truly an exciting opportunity for you to develop within the Health and Social Care Sector. You will contribute to enabling people to achieve their goals, which they have set themselves. Being part of this is highly rewarding. You will contribute to the success of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength see

These posts are 20 -24 hours per week to start 1st October 2018. Female applicants only*

*These posts carry an Occupational Requirement exception under the Equality Act 2010

How can I make a difference?

You will:

* Provide a person centred approach and deliver day to day support in dynamic and innovative ways.
* Possess good written and verbal communication skills.
* Maintain all required administrative records.

Who are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will be:

* Someone who sees this as ‘Not just a job’ but a career.
* Have experience of supporting people with learning disabilities or just a real desire to work within the field. You may have skills that are transferrable.
* Have the ability to motivate others and work in a positive way with people we support.
* Be someone who is focused on achieving outcomes with people that others may view as impossible.

“I joined Pobl in may 2010 with little care experience. Being a caring person the role fitted my nature perfectly. I get great job satisfaction from being able to use my life experience and caring nature to support others. I have just had a promotion too – Soon I will start my new role as Lead Support Worker. But I couldn’t have done it without the fantastic support of the team here – they make it such a great place to work.” – Lesa

To begin your journey with Pobl, click here or the "apply now" button below.

To view the role profile, visit the Pobl Jobs website.

Closing date for applications: 22nd July 2018

Interviews week commencing 30th July 2018

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.

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