support worker in upminster

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 8.45 per hour
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job details

posted
location
upminster, east of england
job category
social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8.45 per hour
experience
Elderly
reference number
CJ282057
phone
02038706355
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job description

Are you looking for a role where you get to care for people and make a difference every day? Are you looking to join a strong team and build a home away from home?

My name is Katy and I am looking for people with a can-do attitude. Become part of a valued team in this residential home set in the beautiful Essex countryside, where you are rewarded for your dedication and successes. This reputable home specialises in care for elderly with Dementia. They are looking for permanent 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 and nights- weekdays and weekends
* Free on-site parking
* Employee discount for shopping, gym sessions and much more
* Annual staff appreciation week with prizes, pizzas,
* Reward schemes set in place to ensure your successes are recognised
* Refer a friend scheme offering £250-500 straight into your bank


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


Requirements-
* Experience preferred but not required - must have a can-do attitude and passion
* Drivers preferred but not required


If you would like to positively contribute to the lives of people suffering from Dementia 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