support worker in wokingham

posted
job type
permanent
salary
£ 8.67 per hour
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job details

posted
location
wokingham, south east
job category
social care
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 8.67 per hour
experience
Elderly
reference number
CJ293120
phone
0203 870 6355 (option 1)
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job description

Set in the heart of Winnersh is a beautiful purpose built 1970s service with iconic green copper roof. If you are looking to care for vulnerable people and make a difference then this is the place to be. Fully modernised and spacious this service offers activities to the residents such as Music and Movement, Choir, Bingo and much more. My name is Katy and I am looking for a people with a desire to work with elderly. No experience is required as they are happy to train passionate people with the right frame of mind. Become part of a valued team where you are rewarded for your dedication and successes. £8.67, £9.39 or £10.67 depending on experience.

Benefits -



* Haagon Dazs ice cream freezer available to staff
* Free training - Care Certificate completed in first 12 weeks
* Pay rises once experience is gained
* Free on site parking
* Discounts on shopping, cinema and much more
* Complementary meals during shifts
* £15 towards Christmas party
* Highly funded company backing your progression with them

Job Purpose -



* Assisting clients with their daily routines
* Encouraging clients to get involved in daily activities organised by the activities coordinator
* Encouraging choice, independence and confidence in all aspects of their day
* Be caring and emotionally support 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 essential
* Able to fit within the rota as follows:

Waking Night- 21:00- 08:00

If you would like to positively contribute to the lives of vulnerable elderly people, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

To apply or for more information please contact Katy Green on 0203870 6355.

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