Support Worker in Glasgow

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Support Worker in Glasgow

Salary: £8.50 per hour +£7.50 per hour
The Job:
Our clients are currently looking for experienced Support Workers to join their organisations on a temporary /adhoc basis. The successful candidates will be required to support a variety of individuals including children in care, adults with physical or learning disabilities, mental health problems, addiction issues or other emotional or social needs.

The Duties:
This is a really great opportunity to be able to work long shifts and earn an hourly sleepover rate of £7.50.In order to be considered for this position you must possess:

- Checking service users’ needs and progress
- Providing personal care, which could include bathing, toileting, dressing and feeding
- Teaching daily living skills like budgeting, shopping 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
- Midazolam training
- Epilepsy training

Immediate start for the right person. Hours are 35 hrs/per week. £8.50 per hour + £7.50 per hourly sleepover rate.

Apply online today in order to be considered, or please call a member of our team 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/