Support Worker

Job details
Posting date: 26 March 2020
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: Competitive based on exp
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 25 April 2020
Location: Plymouth, Devon, PL3 6NY
Company: Bespoke Health & Social Care
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: LR012020AR_1585243410

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Do you want a rewarding career with an excellent service provider that values all of its employees?

Do you have a caring nature & want to help enhance others day to day lives, whilst learning new skills & getting paid a competitive wage at the same time?

Perhaps you fancy a career change, or want to get out of the typical 9-5 job? A role as a support worker for Bespoke could be the calling for you!

Bespoke Health & Social Care specialises in supporting individuals & their families with medium to long term complex care needs throughout the UK who would like more control of their care package. We support adults & children with either learning/physical disabilities/mental health etc. to live independently in their communities.

Like variety? Well in the life of a support worker no two days are the same. You will be supporting individuals with things in everyday life, that could be anything from a trip to the shops to a music festival!

Our area of operations and expertise are: Learning Disabilities & Autism, Spinal Injuries, Physical Disabilities, Brain Injuries, Mental Health Conditions, and Children's Services.

Our whole company operates on our 5 very important values: Individual Centred (The client's needs are at the heart of everything we do), Empowerment (Freedom to grow, freedom to contribute, freedom to make an impact), Integrity (Our words and our actions are in complete alignment), Committed (We are committed in our intentions and loyal in our follow-through) and Teamwork (Working together is how we get things done

Responsibilities can include :

  • Guiding individuals to staying safe by helping them with day to day duties, taking action where appropriate to safeguard their welfare
  • Aid & facilitate individuals to enable them to participate in activities and to access other services and facilities may include educational support
  • Ensure individuals manage their medication effectively if & when required
  • Document in detailed reports any incidents and accidents to the appropriate line manager/authorities

This is the part where you come in…………..

This role is based in the Plymouth community. Providing care & support for a wheelchair bound service user, you will be promoting her independance & her to access the community more freely.

We do require all applicants to be over 21 & holding a full driving licence would also be advantageous. There is 3 dogs in the property so a fondness of dogs would come in handy!

We have Weekday, Night & Weekend shifts availale

So what's the catch?!............ There isn't one all we ask is that you are………

  • Prepared to work as part of a fantastic complex care team supplying great communication
  • Have a positive attitude to enhancing people's lives
  • Be approachable
  • Empathetic to individuals needs & communication difficulties
  • Must be able to stay calm & responsive in potentially stressful situations
  • Flexible with the shifts required to work, on a rota basis some Weekend & Bank Holidays may be required to work.

What's in it for you!?

  • Weekly payroll service
  • Great Pay
  • Pension Enrolment
  • Standard Sick Pay
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Free online training in all core care skills provided

Feel free to forward to any friends or family working in any of the following roles -

HCA, Health care assistant, Home care worker, Home help, Home care assistant, Home care, Live in support

Home carer, Care assistant, Care worker, Carer, Care giver, Support worker, Supportive care, Domiciliary care, Personal care.


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