First Choice Selection Services Limited

Support Worker – Ballyclare area

Location UK / Newtownabbey Area

Job Type Permanent, Temporary part-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £10000 - 15000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1366850

 Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Support based in Ballyclare, in a supported housing scheme for clients with learning disabilities – immediate starts available pending relevant checks. This role is on a shift basis with a pay rate of £8.00 – 9.50per hour

Job Title:

Support Worker – Ballyclare 

What The Job Is:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker to join our team in Ballymena. This role is based in Ballyclare, in a supported housing scheme for clients with learning disabilities – immediate starts available pending relevant checks. This role is on a shift basis with a pay rate of £8.00 – 9.50per hour (depending on shift worked). As a core member of the support work team you will be expected to work both individually and within the team to provide the highest standards of care to all service users within the unit. We at First Choice will help you achieve this with continuous professional development and training.

Who We Are:

First Choice now one of Northern Ireland’s leading Healthcare Recruitment Agencies has come a long way since opening its doors in 1994. We employ over 40 consultants and place over 1000 temporary staff every week in a variety of Public and Private Sector Settings.

We value our Healthcare Staff and the hard work they do and are currently looking for individuals to join our team.

 

What The Job Entails:

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

ü  Provide support to service users in a supported living environment

ü  Providing personal care to service users

ü  To promote independence where possible and encourage self-support

ü  To assist with feeding

ü  To assist in daily activities

 

What We Need From You:

ü  6 months experience in a Healthcare Setting

ü  Experience in use of hoists and slide sheets

ü  A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly

ü  To be niscc registered, or willing to apply

ü  To have or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses

 

What We Would Like From You:

ü  Experience  in a similar role in a similar setting

ü  Health and Social Care Qualification

 

What We Will Offer You:

ü  £8.00 – £9.50per hour (depending on shift worked).

ü  A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)

ü  Inclusion into our company pension scheme

ü  Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses

 

The Nitty Gritty:

ü  Hours of work are on a shift basis and around what your availability is

ü  30 minute Lunch Break

ü  24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies

ü  Closing date of advertisement 11.11.18 @ 5pm

ü  Start Date for role is immediate, pending all relevant checks

 

The Next Steps:

ü  Contact Healthcare Department on 02825648477

ü  Email your cv via link

 

If you like the idea of making a difference to people’s lives and would like to expand your career in the Healthcare sector and work for one of Northern Irelands leading provider of Healthcare Staff then please contact the team that always ticks the boxes.

 

First Choice is an equal opportunities employer