Support Worker - "Rhiwbina"

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time
Job Sector:
Nursing / Social Care
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Cardiff
Salary description:
Excellent rate of pay
Posted:
10/10/2018
Start Date:
17.09.18 Or 11.10.18
Recruiter:
ND Care and Support Limited
Job Ref:
SW/CDF/Rhiwbina

New Directions Care and Support are looking to recruit a support worker with senior duties to work across the Rhiwbina area of Cardiff  and surrounding areas within the Adult Service sector.

Overview of Job Role:

  • As a support worker for New Directions you will be supporting individuals within their own homes or the community.
  • Promoting independence, encouragement and individual's wellbeing.
  • Developing and maintaining professional working relationships with the individuals we support and their families.
  • Following New Directions Policies and Procedures at all times.

Essential Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to communicate with people on all levels
  • Ability to work on own initiative or part of a team
  • Passionate in supporting adults and children with learning disabilities
  • Ability to communicate with people on all levels
  • QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care
  • Ability to work across all of Cardiff area and surrounding areas
  • Motivated towards making a positive difference to individuals lives, enabling them to meet their personal goals and aspirations
  • flexibility and reliability is essential in order to maintain consistency for the individuals we support
  • Ability to complete paperwork
  • Must be available to attend induction training and update training (1 week)
  • Car Driver with use of own vehicle with business use
  • Must be available to work weekends (will be expected to work every other)

Desirable Requirements:

  • Previous experience of working with adults and children with learning difficulties
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Enhanced Adult and Child DBS - Portable
  • Welsh speaker

In return for your commitment we offer you :

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Opportunities to progress within the sector – we value your life long career
  • Flexible working hours
  • A comprehensive induction and training programme
  • 24hr support, 7 days a week

If successful;

  • Applicants are required to provide a full enhanced DBS Disclosure; the cost is to be met by the applicant.
  • Applicants are required to attend our induction course (dates to be confirmed upon offer of appointment)

If you would like to discuss our vacancy further, please do not hesitate to contact us.

We look forward to hearing from you

Company Description

ND Care and Support Limited is a care provider based in Wales. We provide a comprehensive range of care services to individuals within their homes and their local communities.

We provide care services to a wide variety of people with differing support needs. Our staff work with some of the most vulnerable members of society ranging from children and adults with a learning disability and people with mental health issues to older people who require personal or palliative care.

Closing Date:
07/11/2018

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