Care and Support Worker

Location Coleford
Discipline: Care and Support
Job type: New
Salary: ££11.44
Contact name: Sonia Abban

Contact email: sonia.abban@ambient.org.uk
Job ref: 002102
Published: 5 months ago

Care and Support Worker

 

Coleford.  GL16 

 

£11.44 per hour

 

18 - 20 hours 

 

Do you want to make a positive difference to people’s lives, enabling them to gain greater independence and improve their well-being?  If the answer is yes, read on!

Who are Ambient Support?

Ambient Support, a registered UK charity with over 25 years’ experience in providing care and support services for older people, people with a mental health needs and people with learning disabilities.

 

Our service is an Extra Care service and offers luxury one and two bedroom apartments who wish to live an independent life but may need some extra care and support at times.

 

The role of our Support Worker:

*       Providing social and emotional support, either at home and/or in their local community

*       Supporting residents with their personal care including personal hygiene needs if required.

*       Building/maintaining relationship with friends and family of our residents

 

Skills and attributes of our Support Worker:

  • An awareness and understanding of high-quality home care.
  • Good communication skills, patience, and flexibility.
  • An understanding of safeguarding and person-centred support.
  • A flexible working pattern and able to do shift work.
  • Alternate weekend working pattern.
  • Experience is desirable, however, is not essential, as we offer full training for all our Care Staff.

 

Becoming part of the Ambient family brings benefits too!

  • Flexible working, enabling work-life balance.
  • National Living Wage paid regardless of age, including under 25s.
  • Training and development
  • ‘Refer a Friend’ bonus scheme.
  • ‘Season Ticket’ loan & ‘Bike to Work’ scheme.
  • Paid holiday with minimum of 28 days holiday, including BH (pro-rata for part time staff)
  • Membership of Health Service Discounts scheme
  • Free access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme

 

Do you want to take your first steps towards a new rewarding career?  If the answer is yes, then we’d love to hear from you.

 

We positively welcome diversity of background, ethnicity, skills, talents, and contributions from everyone.

We are committed to Safeguarding.  An Enhanced DBS clearance is required for this post. References will be obtained for all roles.  

 

Want to take your first steps to join a new rewarding career? – Click apply Ref: INDEA