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Support Worker

Hours:
Days, Evenings, Flexible hours, Full time, Nights, Part time, Permanent contract, Shifts, Sleep ins, Temporary contract, Varied hours, Waking nights, Weekdays, Weekends
Locations:
Bishops Cleeve, Bourton on the Water, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Chepstow, Cinderford, Cirencester, Coleford, Drybrook, Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Newent, Newnham, South Gloucestershire, Stonehouse, Stroud, Tewkesbury
Local office:
Gloucester

Opportunity description IND123

Are you looking for a job that has flexibility to fit around your lifestyle?
Are you looking for some extra money in time for Christmas?
How about working for Dean Healthcare?

 

Dean Healthcare are a leading healthcare recruitment agency based in Gloucestershire area, who specialise in recruiting Healthcare Assistants, Support Workers and Registered Nurses. We are recruiting for an experienced, and enthusiastic Support Worker to join our ever-growing Gloucester team.

 

The ideal candidate will have experience working in the support worker role, providing general care duties such as personal care, moving and handling, as well as assisting with day to day activities. You will also need to make sure that you work in a manner which puts the service users at ease, and that the service they are getting is promoting their independence. Preferably, you will be medication trained, however if you aren't, we do provide training for this. We are looking for somebody who is competent in aiding vulnerable service users who display verbal and physical challenging behaviours. We are looking to someone with a patient, and empathising personality, who wants to work to promote the independence of the service users.

The day to day activities will mean you will be helping with food shopping, budgeting, outdoor/indoor activities, cooking, and cleaning with the user. We are looking for someone who is good at working in a team, as well as on their own.

We provide shifts across the Gloucestershire district, so the ability to drive is desired, but not necessary. We also provide free training, which will aid you in progressing your career.


Requirements

 

  • Minimum of 9 months within the health and social care sector
  • Able to use your own initiative, and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Being able to drive is ideal, as some clients are located quite remotely.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • All positions to undergo a DBS check (For free (T&C’s apply))

Notes

We offer a lot of benefits to our staff members, including:

  • Competitive, weekly rates of pay
  • Accrued holiday pay
  • Free mandatory training
  • Flexible hours that suit your lifestyle
  • A 24/7, 365 days a year, on call support team
  • Free DBS check (Terms and Conditions apply)

If you are interested in this role, please register now, or call our Gloucester office on 01452 507452!

As the leading health and social care recruitment agency, Dean Healthcare believes in a person centred approach and as part of our dedicated team you will get:

  • Competitive rates of pay + holiday pay
  • Weekly pay
  • Flexible working hours to support your needs
  • Free mandatory training
  • Continued professional development
  • Dedicated 24/7 consultant available to you 365 days of the year
  • Clinical advice and guidance when needed from our clinical supervisor

Apply for this opportunity

If you are interested in this opportunity, please:

  1. call the Gloucester office on
    01452 507452
  2. email the Gloucester office at gloucester@deanhealthcare.co.uk
  3. login or register to apply online