support worker in preston

posted
job type
contract
salary
£ 7.83 per hour
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job details

posted
location
preston, north west
job category
social care
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 7.83 per hour
experience
Qualified Nurse
reference number
SWpreston2709
phone
0161 200 1930
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job description

"Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless" - Mother Theresa

Caring doesn't cost anything, but it's worth its weight in gold. If you're a kind and passionate Support Worker trying to make a real difference to someone else's world, then we'd love to speak to you about a position in Preston.

Benefits:

* Extensive training opportunities

* Competitive annual leave

* Opportunity to work overtime hours with bonus payments

* Genuine progression routes - climb the ladder!

Responsibilities:

* Promoting independence to service users with challenging behaviour

* Effectively communicating with all clients

* Supporting service users with day to day activities

* Remaining organised and professional under pressurised circumstances

* Completing all care plans effectively

* Implement effective and creative approaches to problem-solving

Requirements:

* 2+ years experience in a relevant position

* NVQ or relevant qualification in Health and Social Care

* Ability to work under pressure

* Excellent communication skills

* A flexible attitude to working hours

* A valid DBS

* A genuine passion for Support Work

* A kind and caring nature

Interested? Apply today; we'd love to hear from you!

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

caring

educational requirements

NVQ 2 in health and social care