support worker in macclesfield

job type
£ 7.75 per hour
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job details

macclesfield, cheshire
job category
social care
job type
£ 7.75 per hour
reference number
0161 200 1930
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job description

Are you a Support Worker looking for a new challenge? Do you have the drive and passion to support young adults? Then look no further Randstad has the opportunity for you…..

We are looking for Support Workers to join a fantastic and supportive team in a dynamic environment.

The company you will be working for is largest provider of specialist behavioural health services for children in the UK. Although their work embraces many specialist disciplines, it is united by a common purpose: to actively enable each and every one of the people in their care to achieve their personal best.

This role will be temp to perm but if you're only after an ad-hoc role we can accommodate that as well. The role is working with service users with varying needs such as; challenging behaviour and autism.

You will be working on a shift basis, which will encompass 12.5/hour shifts, with a mix of days and nights.

Responsibilities of the job include:

* Providing excellent support for young adults with autism.
* Building relationships with service users and their families.
* Following care plans to help service users to reach their goals.
* Support with day to day living, personal care included.
* Support service users on days out and activities.

Ideal candidate would:

* Have worked in a challenging behaviour setting before.
* Have Autism experience.
* Have experience with non-verbal service users (not essential).
* Have physical intervention experience.
* Be enthusiastic and willing to learn.
* Have minimum experience of 6 months working with autism/ challenging behaviour.
* NVQ level 2 in Health and Social Care or above would be an advantage.

Benefits include:

* Free mandatory online and practical training courses and refreshers
* Long shifts from 12 hours (7pm - 7pm or 7pm - 7am)
* Bank shifts and perm positions on offer.
* Weekly pay.
* Childcare vouchers.
* Accrued holiday pay.
* Refer a friend bonus scheme with £200 shopping vouchers (love2shop).
* Pay of £7.75/h for day shifts and £8.50/h on working nights.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity - please don't hesitate to apply online or alternatively call 01612001930 and ask for Mike.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


Care Worker, Support Worker, Social Care, Health