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Support Worker (Complex Needs) (Relief)


£8.66 per hour

Who are we?

Gloucestershire Floating Support Service is an exciting service covering the whole of the county supporting individuals with learning disability, mental health conditions, vulnerable adults and people who may have drug or alcohol problems. We are looking for a Support Workers to join this service.

What is special about this opportunity?

This role is open to female applicants only*

*These posts carry an Occupational Requirement exception under the Equality Act 2010

As part of a growing organisation there are endless opportunities for training, career development and progression.

Surrounded by an experienced team you will have a good foundation for a long career in care. This is truly an exciting opportunity for you to develop within the Health and Social Care Sector. You will contribute to enabling people to achieve their goals, which they have set themselves. Being part of this is highly rewarding. You will contribute to the success of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength see www.poblgroup.co.uk.

To find out more visit https://www.poblgroup.co.uk/care-and-support-roles/ 

For this role you will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for.

How can I make a difference?

You will:

Providing pro-active, responsible, flexible, person centred support to people in their own homes and communities.
Offer appropriate levels of support in a sensitive manner, taking into account the emotional and intellectual needs of the person needing support, respecting their choice and privacy.
Liaising with line manager regarding support undertaken with individual.
Providing practical assistance and advice with regards to personal finance and budgeting, risk management and the maintenance of personal records.
Complete appropriate administration tasks in relation to the role, including developing risk assessments, risk management plans, needs assessments and outcomes focussed support plans. 
Who are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will:

Be an enthusiastic, self-motivating and experienced Support Worker.
Have a proven track record in a similar role.
Be able to drive and have access to a car for work.
Every person employed by Pobl shares the same values – watch our Pobl Values video to learn more.

“I joined Pobl in may 2010 with little care experience. Being a caring person the role fitted my nature perfectly. I get great job satisfaction from being able to use my life experience and caring nature to support others. I have just had a promotion too – Soon I will start my new role as Lead Support Worker. But I couldn’t have done it without the fantastic support of the team here – they make it such a great place to work.” – Lesa

To begin your journey with Pobl, click "apply now"

Closing date for applications: 31st January 2019


Vacancy info

  • Organisation:Pobl
  • Location:Gloucester
  • Job type:Relief/bank
  • Occupational group:Charity sector
  • Service type:Supported living
  • Job term:Various hours
  • We pay for travel time: Yes
  • Salary:8.66 per hour
  • Create date:3rd Jan 2019
  • End date:31st Jan 2019

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