Location : Bedford – with regular travel around Bedfordshire
Hours : Up to 40 hours per week
Salary : £8.50 – £8.75 per hour – depending on experience
ABOUT THE ROLE
Do you live in or near BIGGLESWADE, SANDY, BEDFORD, WOOTON, BLUNHAM
If so WE NEED YOU!! We are the second biggest provider of domiciliary care in Bedford and we need a reliable Senior Support Worker – Working in all areas of Bedford and CENTRAL BEDFORDSHIRE.
As a Community Support Worker, we will train you to deliver care into people’s homes by following individual care plans and supporting in a range of activities such as personal care, cooking, taking medication and attending appointments. Encouraging and supporting individuals to
engage in their local community such as going to the cinema or trying out a new activity all forms part of the role. Being able to drive is an advantage.
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds ranging from school leavers to those that are only looking to work a few hours per week. Don’t worry if you don’t have experience as we provide lots of support and free excellent training.
We are keen to hear from you if you:
- Are able to travel (by car or public transport) to Bedford and / or Central Bedfordshire or looking to relocate
- Have a good command of the English language and can communicate confidently, both written and spoken
- Have the ability to work as part of a team as well as taking your own initiative when lone working
- Have a good level of IT skills
Working for BSH brings benefits; We offer a good hourly rate, flexible hours, you will receive excellent training, many opportunities to develop yourself further, regular supervision and support as well as a friendly work environment.
PLEASE NOTE, THE ABILITY TO COMMUTE TO BEDFORD AND OR CENTRAL BEDFORDSHIRE DAILY WITHOUT TOO MUCH TROUBLE IS ESSENTIAL