RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT
WORKER

Location : Bedford
Hours : Up to 40 hours per week
Salary : £8.00- £8.75 per hour – depending on experience

ABOUT THE ROLE

Are you caring, reliable and hard working? Do you have experience of working with vulnerable adults or have an interest of doing so? Are you willing to complete a care qualification and care training? Do you pride yourself on your ability to help and support others work towards gaining independence?

If the answer is yes then we have just the position for you!

We are looking for a support worker to work within a small team in a residential home for adults with mental health conditions based in Bedford Town centre. You will need patience, empathy, a sense of humour and a willingness to learn. Your duties will include:

  • Administration of medication/medication management
  • Prompting with personal care
  • Budgeting
  • Social inclusion
  • Supporting at appointments
  • Enhancing living skills- cleaning, laundry, setting goals
  • Providing an evening meal from a menu chosen by service users
  • Care planning/risk assessing

 

ABOUT YOU

We are looking for someone who can work 5 days out of 7 including some weekends for which enhancements are paid. Rotas are published on a 4 weekly basis and include the following shifts which you will need to be available for:

Early-8am-2pm
Late-2pm-10pm
Mid-10am-5pm
Sleep in- 10pm-8am
12pm-5pm (weekends)

We will provide a full induction programme which includes shadowing current staff members to ensure you are comfortable and ready to begin working. We also encourage and support employees to gain further qualifications and the opportunity to progress within the company. We also provide:

  • Top-up pay for sleep-in duties
  • On-line and in-house training
  • DBS for which you will need provide relevant identification
  • Monthly pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Company pension scheme
  • Child care vouchers
  • A regular training and supervision
  • A relaxed and friendly work environment

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Please contact us for further information.