Support Workers (36 hours) - Rhondda Cynon Taf

Full Time
Job Sector:
Charity / Not for Profit, Nursing / Social Care
South Wales
Rhondda Cynon Taff
Salary description:
£10 per hour
Start Date:
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Support Workers (36 hours)

Rhondda Cynon Taff
£10 per hour

We have an opportunity for an experienced Support Worker to join our new Floating Support Service in Rhondda Cynon Taf.

This job is being offered on a permanent, full-time basis working 36 hours per week. The hourly rate is £10.00 from 31st March 2019.

You will have the opportunity to utilise your skills and experience to really make a difference and develop your career.

Reporting to the Senior Support Worker you will provide a support service for people who use Hafod services and who have a variety of support needs including: adults with mental health issues; young people; older people; people with a physical disability or chronic illness.

You will provide housing related support to tenants either in supported housing or in their own homes, supporting people to maintain their accommodation and achieve independent living. This will include assisting social inclusion, support to manage their tenancies/accommodation, budgeting, accessing education, training and employment, increasing awareness of their community and improving skills to live independently.

You will have demonstrable experience as a support worker and be able to use your initiative to deal with a range of situations that may present, reporting and escalating as required.

Experience of working with people with any or all of the following criteria: Mental Health, Young People, Physical Disability and Older People is essential in order to be considered for this position.

A qualification in Social Care or related discipline is desirable.

You will need excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage your time. You will have the ability to remain calm in a changing environment and be able to work flexibly when required.

A full, current driving licence and use of a car is essential.

Hafod values each individual and our employment offer includes every opportunity for you to enhance your skills, develop your experience and potential and support your chosen career pathway.

If successful for this role a DBS check will be required. Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.

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Company Description

We are a group of not-for-profit companies who work together to provide a wide range of housing, care and support services across South Wales

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