Support Worker - Newark, Nottinghamshire

Support Worker

£18,540 - £20,315 per annum (£9.61 - £10.53 per hour)

Newark, Nottinghamshire

I am looking for a special person to join a Supported Living service in Newark providing support to adults with mental health needs.

This is a varied role and will include:

  • Provide practical support in all aspects of maintaining a home, including cooking, cleaning, laundry, bill payments and basic maintenance
  • Providing help with budgeting and debt management
  • Assisting with accessing education
  • Providing tenancy related support
  • Supporting with healthy lifestyles and substance misuse issues
  • Writing and implementing support plans and risk assessments
  • Liaising with a range of professionals including Social Workers, Mental Health professionals, the Police and other agencies

To be successful in this post you will need:

  • Experience of supporting people
  • A ‘can do’ attitude
  • The ability to help and care for people
  • Fantastic communication skills
  • Adaptability and the ability to motive people
  • The ability to provide person-centred support
  • Flexibility - the service is open 7 days a week, including bank holidays on a mixed shift basis which are typically 07:00-14:15 and 14:00 - 22:00.   The rota which sleep-in and waking night shifts (additional enhancements paid for these)

For more information, please contact Elite Care on 01604 879345.

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Permanent Vacancies

We always have permanent vacancies which we recruit for on behalf of companies who are looking for high quality staff - this includes care management and residential homes manager posts.

Please call us on 01604 879345 and ask to speak to our specialist division to see how we can help you, or send us your details via the contact page.

We look forward to hearing from you.