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Support Worker

  • Mirfield, West Yorkshire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sophia Bliss
  • £9.31 - £9.31

Seven Social Care is looking for a Support Worker to work with one of our clients in Mirfield, West Yorkshire. You will be earning £9.31 p/h.

Start Date – ASAP.

The role:

To work alongside clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) in a person centred way and help them to actively move towards living independently of services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Previous experience of providing support for vulnerable people.
  • Knowledge of housing issues affecting vulnerable people.
  • Experience of housing management duties in a residential setting is desirable.
  • Evidence of specialist qualification, skill, or interest in the area applied for including specific qualification / training to meet specialist service standards to meet regulatory requirements .
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to remain calm under pressure.
  • Ability to motivate, encourage and support clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) in developing daily living skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate empathy whilst maintaining appropriate boundaries.
  • Ability to cope with challenging behaviour/resistance in others.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Proof of right to work and a DBS dated within the last 12 months (or registered on the online update service.)
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 35 hours p/w.

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