Support Worker (Temp) – Grossmont

Location: Redcar  |  North Yorkshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Sam Boggis
Job Reference: 45024
Salary: £9 - £9
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Support Worker to work with a service in Redcar. This position is initially for a period of 6 weeks and is paying £9.00 per hour.

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.

To assist clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) with practical tasks based upon their needs and aspirations as identified in their support and safety plan.

To provide flexible support to clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) based on their needs and aspirations as identified in their support and safety plan, ensuring they are able to meet their goals which help them to achieve their outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) to actively plan their own menus and provide specialist support on healthy eating to enable clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) to make their own choices
  • To teach or support clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) in preparing and cooking meals
  • To enable clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) to enjoy a range of food and support them to buy their food from various places including markets/ super markets or specialist shops
  • To work with clients / families or children and young people (as appropriate) to help them devise strategies to assist them with their budgeting and provide advice and guidance and sign post them to other relevant agencies if necessary

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working with in a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After winning multiple awards in 2019, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their next role by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.