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Residential Support Worker

Posted 6 days ago

Job Title

Residential Support Worker


What The Job Is:

We have an exciting opportunity for a residential support worker to join our growing team in Bangor. This particular role is based in the outskirts of Holywood and is due to start immediately once all checks have been completed. The pay rate is £9.00 per hour Monday – Friday with enhanced rates for night shifts and weekend hours. The successful candidates will be working Monday – Sunday on a rota basis between the hours of 7am – 10pm. Waking nights and sleepover shifts are included in this role.


Who The Job Is For:

The Client we are recruiting on behalf of is a Learning Disability Residential unit and forms part of the private sector in this area. The team cares for members of our society that require full-time care and assistance with day to day activities. The client assists service users with daily activities to include a training college and social activities. As a core member of the support work team you will be expected to work both individually with service users and within the team of support workers to provide the highest standards of care to all service users within the unit whilst there and on trips outside the facility as and when necessary.


What The Job Entails:

This is a diverse role and will include a number of key areas including:

  • Providing support to service users in a residential environment
  • Providing personal care to service users
  • To promote independence where possible and encourage self-support
  • To assist with meal times
  • To assist in daily activities both on a one to one basis and in a team
  • Keep documentation up to date


What We Need From You:

  • 6 months experience in a Healthcare Setting
  • Experience of challenging behaviour
  • A capability to complete paperwork
  • To be Niscc registered, or willing to apply
  • To have, or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses #
  • Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access Ni check


What We Would Like From You:

  • Experience in a similar role in a similar setting
  • Health and Social Care Qualification


What We Will Offer You:

  • £9.00 per hour Monday to Friday
  • £11.00 per hour for working Saturdays and Night Duties
  • £13.00 per for working Sundays
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
  • Free Uniform if required


The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Sunday 9am – 3.30pm
  • Shift times 7am- 3pm / 3pm – 10pm / 10pm – 7am
  • 30 minute Lunch Break
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 27.08.20 @ 5pm
  • Start Date for role immediate once mandatory checks are completed.


The Next Steps, How To Contact The Team That Ticks All The Boxes:

  • Contact Stacey Hamlin on 02891274500
  • Simply click the apply button

Residential Support Worker

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