Female Support Worker - Independent Supported Living (Drivers Only)

Vacancy: Female Support Worker – Independent Supported Living (Drivers Only)

Summary

LIFE by Be Caring is currently looking for an experienced female Support Worker to join our busy Tyneside branch.

The purpose of this role is to work as part of a team caring for a female customer who receives 24 hour support in her own home, within the Lemington area of Newcastle upon Tyne.

Eligibility Required

Driving Licence with at least 2 years oF driving experience is essential. Enhanced DBS check will be carried out and paid for by Be Caring Limited

Experience Required

Previous experience working with customers who have learning disabilities is essential to be eligible for this vacancy.

Proven track record of managing complex and challenging situations is desirable to enable you to effectively support our customers to engage and be part of her local community.

The Role

The role of Support Worker will see you providing individual tailor, person-led support to enable our customer to live a fulfilled and happy life.

Your role will include all aspects of day to day support ensuring that our customer is reaching her goals in life. You will enable our customer to undertake daily activities that she enjoys, this may be trips out using her own vehicle.

As with all of our support positions you may be required to support with the provision of personal care tasks which should be delivered with respect and dignity.

Support

LIFE by Be Caring is part of the Be Caring Limited group and as such all new recruits will be provided with:

5 days of induction training (Monday-Friday 09:30-16:00)
Completion of the Care Certificate
Specialized training provided when required
Shadowing shifts with experienced staff members
Team Manager who will supervise and guide you through your development with the department

Any Specific Details relating to role

Benefits to joining Be Caring Limited include:

Being part of a social enterprise employee led organisation
Flexible working hours
30p business mileage
Enhanced rates of pay for Bank Holidays
Paid DBS check carried out by Be Caring Limited
Paid training
Free uniforms
Mobile telephone

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