Assistant Support Worker - Extra Care

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time
Job Sector:
Charity / Not for Profit, Nursing / Social Care
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Vale of Glamorgan
Salary description:
£15065 pro rata
Posted:
19/06/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492353

Assistant Support Worker - Extra Care (Female*)

Reference: 492353

Work Type: Part time

Locations: Vale of Glamorgan

Division: Care & Support Division

Categories: General: Care

Applications Closing Date: 21 Jun 2018

Salary: £15065 pro rata

At Golau Caredig we provide domiciliary care and support on site to older people and people with physical disabilities in Barry.

You will feel the reward of building lasting and trusting relationships with those you support, seeing them maintain their independence. The role will develop your communication and interpersonal skills, as well as your knowledge and networks within the support work role. This truly is an exciting opportunity for you to develop both personally and with your career.

*This post carries an Occupational Requirement exception under the Equality Act 2010 and is open to females only.

This post is for 30 hours per week.

For this role you will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for.

As part of a growing organisation there are endless opportunities for training, career development and progression.

To find out more visit https://www.poblgroup.co.uk/care-and-support-roles/

Surrounded by an experienced team you will have a good foundation for a long career in support. This is truly an exciting opportunity for you to develop within the Health and Social Care Sector. You will contribute to enabling people to achieve their goals, which they have set themselves. Being part of this is highly rewarding. You will contribute to the success of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength see www.poblgroup.co.uk.

How can I make a difference?

As an Assistant Support Worker you will be working within our Extra Care Scheme, providing support throughout the day to people living within the complex in their own flats. You will be involved in day-to-day support including: personal care, some domestic tasks, pursuing hobbies, support in the community and promoting independence, updating support plans and risk assessments and assisting with planning rotas.

Who are we looking for?

A background of working with people with age related physical or mental health needs is desired, but not necessary as full training and support from senior staff and management is provided. More important are;

* Excellent communication skills, with an enthusiastic and positive outlook
* The desire to support people living independently in their own flats
* Ability to respond to people’s emotional, psychological, social and spiritual needs
* The confidence to work alone in a sometimes challenging environment, using your own initiative
* The desire to develop skills, undertaking appropriate training courses when offered

If you think this describes you, then we would love to hear from you.

Every person employed by Pobl shares the same values – watch our Pobl Values video to learn more.

Closing Date: 21 Jun 2018

To begin your journey with Pobl, click here or the "apply now" button below.

Company Description

Pobl Group makes a difference to people across the South Wales and South West of England Region. Our customers value our local presence and knowledge, so all our services and teams are based in the communities we serve, focused on delivering services that meet specific community needs.

Closing Date:
21/06/2018

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