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Date Added: Sun 11/09/2022

Support Worker- Taunton

Taunton, TA1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £11 - £13/hour

Are you someone passionate about working in the health and social Industry?

Do you have the vital skills to help children and young adults with mental health?

Here at Prospero Health & Social Care are looking for Emergency Agency Support Workers who are looking to support young adults and children in crisis. We have an array of shifts available with flexible times to work around your personal life so the role can be as part-time or as full-time as you preferred.

Our client is a leading national charity providing support to adults and young people with learning disabilities and mental health. They are dedicated to empowering individuals, enabling them to boost their self-confidence and develop their life skills and healthy relationships.

We are looking for support workers who are fully committed to proving the highest standard of care with great self-reward. The successful candidates will have to have experience of working with service user that have additional needs and autism.

Support Worker Contract/Position Details:

Location - Taunton
Position - Agency Support Worker
Type of work - Supporting individuals with learning difficulties
Start date - ASAP
Likely Duration - Ongoing agency cover
Position end date - Ongoing
Contract type - Temporary
Full-time potential
Minimum rate of pay - £11ph
Maximum rate of pay - £13ph
Hours - Day shifts, Night Shifts, waking nights, sleeping shiftsSupport worker Experience, Training and Qualifications:

Experience in a support work/care environment
Up-to-date mandatory training - Food Hygiene, Health and Safety, Fire Safety, Infection Prevention, Equality and Diversity, Autism training (all can be completed free with Prospero)
Safeguarding training is imperative; you can undertake a free course with Prospero Health and Social Care if you have not completed a Safeguarding course in the last 12 months.
Health and Social Care Level 2 or 3 (desirable but not essential)To be eligible for any support work with Prospero Health and Social Care you must:

Hold the Right to Work in the UK.
Possess an enhanced DBS certificate registered with online update service or be willing to process a new application.
Provide two professional care related references.Other:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Prospero Health and Social Care is acting as an employment business/social care recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Health and Social Care in order to fill this vacancy.

Prospero Health and Social care is able to offer the successful candidate:

Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and other mandatory training
In-house Training and Development Teamif you know anybody that would be perfect for this role you are able to collect £100 bonus when you refer a friend!! When you complete 10 shifts with us you can receive £150

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