Support Worker

Posted 24 January 2024
Job type Temporary

Job description

Experienced Support Worker.

Pay rate:£11.10 per hour.

Contract: Zero Hour, flexible working to suit you're requirements. 

Location: Montgomery

Are you looking for flexible working hours within social care where you can turn possibilities into realities? We would love to hear from you!

Due to continued growth, we are actively recruiting near you. Paterson Health and Social Care provide care & support to healthcare settings across Wales and England.

We work with 1000s of people throughout Wales to provide a varied range of care and support services including:

  • Individuals with mental health support needs.

  • Residential support services.

  • School and college care & support provisions.

  • Domiciliary care & support.

  • Care & support for individuals in temporary housing.

  • Adult residential settings.

  • Outreach service.

  • Transport service.

Why should you join Paterson Healthcare?

  • Competitive pay rates.

  • Comprehensive mandatory training.

  • Holiday pay.

  • Enhancement for bank holiday working.

  • £150 Refer a Friend Scheme.

  • Flexible working.

  • Access to a friendly and helpful office staff.

  • Working with a variety of different clients.

Above all, you will be joining an organisation that truly value staff!

The role:

  • Provide the highest quality of Support, ensuring every individual can achieve and exceed their personal outcomes.

  • Promote individuals’ independence by supporting with a wide range of educational, social, and work-based activities in line with personal plans both within the service and in the community.

  • Provide assistance and support with personal care and domestic tasks as and when necessary.

  • Work Collaboratively with individuals, families, and external partner organisations to ensure that support is personalised to meet individual needs.

  • Proactively safeguard and protect the individuals and ensure the safety and well-being of all the individuals we support.

Compatibility is the foundation to our success stories! Do you share the same values? We are looking for:

  • A great team player who is compassionate, empathetic, and caring with a drive to make a difference and empower people to make their own choice.

  • An energetic and enthusiastic individual with a passion for making a difference.

  • A great communicator, with the ability to engage with everyone we work with and build strong relationships with all partners.

  • Creative thinker who is willing to use initiative and have courage to take positive risks.

  • Someone who can influence learning of new skills.

  • Someone with the ability to finding solutions and turning possibilities into realities.

  • Driving Licence is required for this role due to the remote location. 

Qualifications and knowledge:

  • QCF level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care is desirable but not essential.

  • Experience is essential.

  • Registered with Social Care Wales.

  • Experience with Dementia, Nursing, Elderly Care, Challenging Behaviour, and Mental Health would be an advantage.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and we believe there is strength in our diversity, in the services we offer, the people we support and the staff we employ.

Paterson Health and Social Care is committed to safeguarding Children and Adults at risk. All applicants will be subject to a Safer Recruitment process and all appointments are subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and any other suitability checks deemed essential for this role.