therapeutic support worker in winchester

job type
£ 9 per hour
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job details

winchester, south east
job category
social care
job type
working hours
£ 9 per hour
Mental Health
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job description

Does your current role give you job satisfaction? Are you a caring and compassionate person looking to better the lives of others? My name is Katy and I am looking for a supportive candidate to care for a gentleman with mental health requirements by taking him into the community once/twice per week. Activities include the gym, swimming, snooker and cinema. He will need to be collected and dropped of to a lovely service in central Winchester. Days of the week are flexible. £9.50 per hour, part time, 4-6 hours per week.

Benefits -
* Expenses paid e.g. parking, petrol, tickets
* Time spent doing activities such as swimming and cinema
* Free training available throughout the year
* Paid flexible holiday

Job Purpose -
* Working in the community supporting a gentleman to get out of his residential home
* Encouraging him to be as independent as possible
* Encourage his independence and promote an active healthy lifestyle
* Collecting him from the residential service and driving him to various activities
* Encouraging him to get involved in the activities and taking part yourself
* Dropping him back to the residential service
* Building bonds with him to ensure ongoing, personal centred quality of care
* Activities once a week

Requirements -
* Desire to help others loved ones
* Understanding of safeguarding required
* Must be a driver
* Previous experience or educational understanding required

This is a fantastic opportunity for flexible candidates looking to support someone reaching their aspirations.
For more information please contact Katy, on 0203 870 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.


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