Support Worker - GLOS

Posted 7 months ago by Retain Healthcare Cheltenham
Location Coleford, Gloucestershire Job Type Part Time - Permanent
Salary £9.60 - £11.50 per hour + Pension, holiday pay Sector Healthcare

Are you an experienced Support Worker looking to for a flexible work solution around other commitments?

We are looking for weekend support workers in Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud, Cirencester and local villages in between, to work a variety of weekday and weekend shifts.

In addition to the flexibility of working weekday and weekend shifts around your availability, we are looking to enhance your skills and further your career development. As working as part of our team we can offer you the most up to date and comprehensive training leading you into a career you can be proud of and rewarded for.

Retain Healthcare are a lead provider of experienced support workers. We are seeking people with the qualities to deliver the highest standards of care and support for individuals with learning disabilities including Autism, profound multiple learning disabilities and behaviours that challenge.

You will need to support people with social activities, day trips, sport, searching for employment or attending college. If you are talented, caring and compassionate we would love to hear from you.
The role includes:
* Support people with personal care if required
* Support people to eat and drink
* Support people to communicate in different ways
* Support people with their mobility
* Support and encourage people to make choices and meet their outcomes
* Keep accurate daily records
* Promote health and safety
* Participate positively in learning and development
* Undertake other duties as appropriate

What we can offer you
The opportunity to work in a variety of care settings where no two days are the same, you will be supporting people within local care settings to enjoy a good quality of life and supporting good health and wellbeing.
The quality of this service can only be delivered by people like you who want to make a difference to the individuals we support. We rely on our Support Workers to leave a good impression to form part of our ongoing reputation in the local area.
We will continue to develop your skills through training to meet the needs and empower you to be the voice of Retain Healthcare.

The Four R's
Our Ethos is the 4 R's; Retaining Quality, Retaining Independence, Retaining Staff and Retaining Skills... so how do we do that? By demonstrating to you our commitment to offer a better solution;

We offer a flexible approach to working and have a true understanding of the work life balance. We offer a company pension scheme, annual leave accrual, night and weekend pay enhancements and first uniform for free. In addition we reward training and loyalty by offering increased pay for NVQ and diploma qualifications, local training and your own, personalised career development pathway. We have Guaranteed hours available and when you love what you do and we've shown you the retain way, recommend us to a friend for a bonus of upto £300!


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Retain Healthcare Cheltenham


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