Support Workers for Worcester and surrounding areas

Varied hours
Malvern, Worcester, Worcestershire
Local office:

Opportunity description

Dean Healthcare is recruiting on behalf of a well-established, nationwide client. Based in Worcestershire, the client supports adults with learning difficulties and complex personality disorders, as well as mental health and challenging behaviour.

You will be working in a number of residential settings, with service users within their own homes, inside a shared housing unit. The role will vary from supporting adults with mild to strong challenging behaviour, each with varying levels of support needs. The role requires provision of daily support, from promoting self-medication and personal hygiene to assisting residents on daily errands and everyday living.

The right candidate will be able to support service users on a 1-1 basis and within a group setting. As well as being able to use their own initiative and creativity, whilst promoting independence and helping to make a positive impact on the service user’s development.

We are looking for candidates who can work 36 hours per week on a temporary-permanent basis. You will initially work for the client on a temporary contract for 12 weeks, and depending on suitability you will then be asked to work permanently for the client.



  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • Must have a minimum of 9 months paid experience in a similar setting
  • Willing to complete specialist training to meet the needs of the client
  • Experience working with adults who have Autism or challenging behaviour
  • Must be able to demonstrate initiative, punctuality and have strong written and verbal commination skills
  • Must hold a full UK driving licence
  • All positions and posts are subject to a DBS check
  • Aged 21 and over


In return for your skills and experience we will offer you:

  • Opportunity for a permanent role with the client (Temp-Perm arrangement)
  • Hourly accrued holiday
  • Weekly pay
  • Free ongoing practical and online training
  • Earn up to £200 recommend a friend scheme
  • A 24hr, 365 days of the year on call support team

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 Worcester office on
    01905 888003
  2. email the Worcester office at
  3. login or register to apply online