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Support Workers in Neath

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time, Full Time
Job Sector:
Charity / Not for Profit, Nursing / Social Care
Region:
West Wales
Location:
Neath Port Talbot
Salary description:
Up to £8.21 per hour
Posted:
20/02/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492854

At Ridgewood Gardens we support three clients with learning and physical disabilities. The support provided is 24 hours with a minimum of two staff members on shift at all times.

You will feel the reward of building lasting and trusting relationships with those you support. 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.

Rate of pay: £8.21 per hour

This post is for 30 hours per week.

*This post carries an Occupational Requirement exception under the Equality Act 2010 and is open to females only.

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.

To find out more visit https://www.poblgroup.co.uk/care-and-support-roles/

Surrounded by an experienced team you will have a good foundation for a long career in support. 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 www.poblgroup.co.uk.

How can I make a difference?

As a Support Worker you will be involved in day-to-day support including;

* Providing full personal care
* Supporting people to live everyday lives
* Support with medication
* Meal preparation
* Accompanying our clients to social activities
* Providing social and emotional support
* Undertaking relevant training for the role
* You will be available to work sleep in shifts and wakeful nights on a rota basis

Who are we looking for?

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

* A genuine desire to help people and make a difference
* An understanding of the challenges that many of our service users face
* Keen listening and communication skills
* Empathy, compassion and a caring nature
* Flexibility including working evenings/ bank holidays and weekends
* Respect, integrity and dignity for our client groups
* A non-judgmental approach to providing care and support.
* A current driving license

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.

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

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:
23/02/2019

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