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Date Added: Fri 16/09/2022

Support Worker

Blackpool, UK
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Company: GUARDIAN HOMECARE

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £9.90 per hour

Job Title: Learning Disabilities Support Worker

Locations: Blackpool (Areas available – FY1, FY2, FY3, FY4, FY5, FY7, FY8)

Pay Rate: £9.90 per hour

Shifts available: Range of shifts available (Includes alternate weekends)

You will be required to complete some sleep in shifts as required

No experience required as specialist training will be provided!

We Care, We Listen, We Strive and We Build.

Here at Guardian Homecare we are looking for a warm, friendly and energetic Learning Disabilities Support Worker to work within a range of Living Disabilities Houses across the Blackpool area. If you are looking for a rewarding and fulfilling role, supporting service users with learning disabilities ranging from essential care to fun activities this could be the role for you!

Come and be part of our dynamic and supportive team

Duties will include:

House Shift:

Every day living tasks such as:

  • Personal Care (bathing/showering/toileting/etc)
  • Preparing and serving meals/snacks
  • Assisting with medication
  • Light domestic duties
  • Companionship
  • Specialised techniques may be required specific to a customer’s needs (training will be provided)

1:1 Support

  • Personal Care (bathing/showering/toileting/etc) Personal Care (bathing/showering/toileting/etc)
  • Preparing and serving meals/snacks
  • Assisting with medication
  • Light domestic duties
  • Companionship
  • Activities: such as medical appointments, days out, accessing community activities of choice, eating out, cinema, shopping, fun activities

Benefits:

  • Enhanced occupational maternity and adoption pay
  • Enhanced occupational paternity pay entitlement
  • Death in Service Payment
  • Pension scheme
  • Career progression
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Free DBS
  • Excellent training, ongoing professional development and defined career opportunities once working with us
  • LifeWorks Benefits & Wellbeing Platform (benefits include high street shopping offers, great for upcoming Christmas shopping! and many other benefits.)
  • 28 days annual leave (pro rata)
  • Free uniform
  • Refer a friend Scheme

Key skills and attributes required:

  • No previous Care experience required!
  • Caring, compassionate and a good listener
  • An energetic, happy person who enjoys forming relationships with people
  • Enhanced DBS
  • Ability to work as part of a team

APPLY TODAY’ to ‘Be one of the people that make a difference!’

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