Care Support Workers / Carers

Recruiter
TheSmartList
Location
Rugby
Salary
£8.70 - £9.60 per hour
Posted
15 May 2019
Closes
29 May 2019
Ref
DW1126
Contact
Dave Williams
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REF: DW1126
LOCATION: Rugby, Warwickshire
JOB TITLE: Care Support Workers / Carers 
SALARY & BENEFITS: Pay rates from £8.70 with enhanced weekend and bank holiday rates up to £9.60 plus great benefits including generous paid travel allowance, 4 weeks annual leave (plus bank holidays) and paid company sick leave, £250 welcome bonus (after 3 months successful employment ) + Smart-phone 

WORKING HOURS: Full and part time available between 16 and 40 hours per week – Choice of hours to suit your lifestyle

THE COMPANY & THE ROLE: Our client is an independent charity based in the Rugby, Coventry and Warwickshire area who exist to improve the lives of family carers and the people they care for. They now have new opportunities for experienced Care Support Workers / Carers in Rugby, Warwickshire where you will be required to travel and work between different homes in Rugby. 

Your main duties will be to support people with daily living tasks in their own homes, provide befriending services, assist people recovering from an illness or after hospital discharge, offer shopping and domestic support and enable family carers to have some much needed respite time.

Our client is a One Stop Shop to meet carers’ individual needs by providing information, advice and support including a wide range of practical support, so you will be working with a company who values and appreciates it's staff. 

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate for the Care Support Workers / Carers role must have previous experience as a Support Worker or Carer and will need to be a patient, caring and empathetic person with great interpersonal and communication skills. Due to this role requiring you to travel between homes (generous mileage provided) candidates will need to have a valid driving licence and access to their own vehicle, and candidates will need to be able to commute easily to Rugby, Warwickshire. 

Key Experience / Characteristics preferred for the Care Support Workers / Carers role :-

Must have experience as a Support Worker or Carer
Will have undergone training and hold relevant care certificates such as manual handling, Health & Safety (touch up training will be provided)
Must have great communication skills both verbal and written
Must have valid driving licence and use of own vehicle
Will need to live in or be within easy commutable distance to Rugby 

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps 

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