support worker in manchester

job type
£ 7.75 per hour
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job details

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

Are you looking for a new care job that will challenge you and give you a great sense of achievement? Then please read on…

We are looking for support workers in Manchester to join an already fantastic team that prompts independence to adults with learning disabilities, and you could be a part of this! Not only will you be working with some excellent support workers that are helpful and happy to pass on their knowledge, but you will be making a real difference to someone's life and there is nothing more rewarding than that. This is a great opportunity for any care assistant who wants to take the next step in their career and become a support worker.

The company are well established and was set up in 1990 and now have over 5000 support workers working across 58 services.

The role will be based in a residential supported living home supporting adults with learning disabilities.

We are offering this role on a temporary to permanent or ad hoc basis. With great rates of pay at £7.75ph for day shifts and £8ph for nights and sleeps per hour. Shift times are 7am till 3pm for the early, 3pm till 10pm for the late, 9pm till 8am for the night shift and sleeps are 10pm until 7am.

The role will be challenging and your main duties will include:

* Promoting independence
* Giving personal care as and when required
* Administering medication
* Following care plans

The ideal candidate would have:

* 6 months working in the care sector.
* Able to understand and be empathetic.
* Willing to do Personal Care depending on the needs of the clients.
* Passionate about improving the lives of Adults with Learning Disabilities.
* A driver would be desirable not essential.

Benefits include:

* Lots of hours available.
* Ability to pick earlies, lates, nights (ad hoc only).
* Guaranteed 37.5 hours a week (temp to perm only).
* Enrolment on NVQ LVL 2 Health & Social Care (temp to perm only).
* Excellent training program.
* Refer a friend and get £200 in love to shop vouchers.
* Child care vouchers.

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity - please apply online or give Mike a call on 0161 200 1930

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.