support worker in newbury

posted
job type
temporary
salary
£ 8 per hour
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job details

posted
location
newbury, south east
job category
social care
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8 per hour
experience
Elderly
reference number
CJ238793
phone
02038706355
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job description

Are you looking for a role flexible around your commitments? One where you get to care for people and make a difference every day? My name is Katy and I am looking for a reliable and confident person with a can-do attitude.

My client is looking for someone to become part of their valued team in a residential home set in the beautiful Newbury countryside. This reputable home specialises in care for elderly with a variety of requirements including Dementia. They are looking for long-term temporary members of staff to grow their dedicated team.

Benefits -
* Free training- practical and online available throughout the year
* Fantastic opportunity to progress from temp to perm
* Flexible shifts- long days, half days (0730-1430 or 1400-2130) and nights- it's up to you
* Free Parking
* Regular theatrical performances you can take part in or simply enjoy watching
* Refer a friend scheme - Love2shop voucher worth £300

Job Purpose -
* Enabling people with Dementia to live an active and sociable life
* Keeping up to date records of changes in behaviour
* Taking part in activities, encouraging involvement and engagement
* Encouraging choice, independence and confidence in all aspects of their day
* Be caring and emotionally support of the difficulties they face
* Offering support and sensitivity to those you care for
* Working as part of a team where communication is key

Requirements -
* Experience preferred but not required- Must have a can-do attitude
* Training will be provided for you to be able to
* Driver preferred but is accessible to station
* DBS on the update service preferred but not necessary


If you would like to positively contribute to the lives of the elderly do not hesitate to get in touch.
To apply or for more information please contact Katy Green on 020870 6355 or email

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.

skills

be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication