Relief Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 51992953-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2018
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £8.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical

Job Description

Relief Support Worker needed in Chippenham for ongoing contract.

Your new company
Your new company will be a project in a organisations supporting care leavers in sheltered accommodation.

Your new role
As a relief support worker, you will be working with young adults with a range of personal needs, such as mental health and substance misuse. The residents will need encouragement to attend their further education and social skills. As a relief support worker, you will be providing relief if and when needed to cover sickness and annual leave. You may be asked to cover different shift patterns, such as, day shifts, waking nights and sleep ins.

What you'll need to succeed
To be an successful support worker, you will need to have previous experience working with people effected by mental health. You will need to be firm and confident when following rules and procedures put into place by the organisation. Having an caring nature and being passionate about helping people will be essential. As you are working with vulnerable service users a DBS is needed , or the documents to produce a DBS on your behalf is essential.

What you'll get in return
Not only will you receive an competitive salary, you will also be leaving an positive input on the lives of a number of young adults, who need benefit so much from the organisation you will be working for.

What you need to do now
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