Bank Support Worker
Are you an experienced support worker who enjoys making a positive difference to the lives of others?
Would you like to work hours that fit in around your commitments?
Then why not apply to join our Supported Living staff bank at Guinness Care today!
Guinness Care is a not-for-profit organisation that specialise in care services for adults with learning disabilities. We provide great person centred care that enables our customers to live positive, independent lives. We are looking for experienced support workers to join our staff bank. If you are looking for rewarding work that fits in around your lifestyle, this is the perfect opportunity for you!
As a Bank Support Worker for our Devon Supported Living service you will need to have experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities. You should also have a compassionate and caring nature, be committed to making a difference to our customer’s lives and a great sense of humour! Ideally you should have your own transport and be able to travel to our Devon locations including Exeter, Exmouth, Dawlish, Crediton and Okehampton.
Your duties will include delivering personal care for some of our customers including toileting, washing, and dressing. You will also administer medication, provide financial support and skill development to further independence. You would also support our customers to attend appointments and pursue their interests such as cycling, beach visits, accessing community activities, watching sports, networking via social media, enjoying concerts etc.
What we are looking for
- At least 6 months care experience ideally supporting adults with learning disabilities.
- NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care is desirable but not essential.
- Full driving licence and access to your own transport.
What’s on offer?
We offer an excellent benefits package for our Care and Support Enabler’s that help make Guinness Care a great place to work. These include:
- Excellent rates of pay from £9.30 up to £9.85 per hour
- Bank contract – flexible working hours
- Free DBS
- £250 refer a friend voucher
- Reward Schemes
- Fully paid induction training programme and any on-going training as required
If you are looking for flexible working in a rewarding role then we’d love to hear from you! Just hit the ‘apply’ button and submit your CV to us online!