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Support Worker

South Shields

£8.21 - £8.50 Per Hour


Pin Point Permanent are recruiting for Support Workers across Jarrow and South Shields. The role is for a permanent position with options for both full and part time contracts.

You will be supporting service users in new properties which have been adapted to meet the needs of the individuals. The service users are Adults living with a variety of Learning Disabilities, Challenging Behaviour and Vulnerabilities.

Duties Include:

  • Following support plans to ensure positive outcomes for the service users
    Supporting community participation and activities
    Establish community connections and support the development of positive relationships
    Help to seek opportunities and introduce them to community facilities, clubs etc.
    Build working relationships with clients, friends and families, colleagues and external organisations
    Manage any challenging behaviour or situations that arise
    Support with personal care when required

About You:

  • Experience within care or support
    Knowledge of risk management, learning disabilities and communication difficulties. Ideally NVQ Level 2 Health & Social Care
    Portable DBS would be beneficial
    Motivated and passionate about working
    Ability to encourage and support with daily living and instilling confidence
    Team player with a strong work ethic
    Work flexibly across the service
    Open to undertaking additional training

For this position all candidates applying to jobs through Pin Point must have undertaken or be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS. Registered on the Update Service.

For more information or to apply, please contact Teagan Rice or Adam Grapes on #########

Posted 27 days ago

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