SENIOR COMMUNITY SUPPORT WORKER
Location : Bedford – with regular travel around Bedfordshire
Hours : Up to 37.5 hours per week
Salary : Up to £10.00 per hour – depending on experience
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are the second biggest provider of domiciliary care in Bedford and we are recruiting for reliable Senior Support Workers – Working in all areas of Bedford and CENTRAL BEDFORDSHIRE.
You will be working with adults who have a range of physical and mental health issues. Some of your duties include delivering care to clients and supporting junior staff. The ability to drive is an advantage as is having your own car. Other duties include befriending and encouraging people to engage with their local community such as going to the cinema, attending appointments, and following structured activity programmes.
You will have experience and knowledge of supporting and caring for people. Ideally, you should have NVQ level 3 “Health and Social Care” and experience in managing others. You should be highly motivated and possess good written and verbal communication 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