Female Support Worker in Cumbernauld

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Female Support Worker in Cumbernauld

Salary: £8.50 per hour
The Job:
Our well established client based in the Cumbernauld area is currently looking for 3 experienced female Support Workers to join their organisation on a temporary to permanent basis. The successful candidates will be required to support individuals with complex needs including MS and Cerebral Palsy.

The Duties:
- Checking service users’ needs and progress
- Providing personal care, which could include bathing, toileting, dressing and feeding
- Assisting with living skills like budgeting, shopping, swimming and claiming benefits
- Providing leisure and creative activities in a safe and supportive setting
- Helping service users to deal with problems and become independent
- Talking with service users families and arranging family and home visits
- You'll also be expected to keep accurate records and write reports. These may be used in case reviews and future care plans.

Skills and experience required:

- Excellent communication skills, motivation and the ability to work under pressure
- Recent care sector experience
- An interest in working within a caring environment
- A Sensitive approach to the needs of our clients
- Experience of carrying out personal care
- PVG Membership
- SSSC Registration
- Current Moving and Handling certificate
- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
- Contact details for two references within the care sector

This is a 12 week temporary to permanent opportunity, with an immediate start available for the right person. You will work 30 hours per week, pay rate £8.50 per hour.

Apply online today in order to be considered, or please call Amy on 0141 222 4872 for further details about this opportunity. For further details or for other vacancies similar to this, please visit our website www.blackandblack.co.uk or why not join us on Facebook for the latest updates: https://www.facebook.com/blackandblackrecruitment/