Support Worker

Job Reference: VAC-11461_1531846686
Salary: Up to £19656 per annum
Salary per: Annum
Job Duration: Permanent
Job Start Date: ASAP

We have an exciting opportunity for individuals who are passionate, caring and want to make a difference to people’s lives. You will assist the team, playing an important role in the daily routine of the service users, with a focus on dignity and safety at all times.

On-going assessment and high staffing levels, based on a minimum ratio of one staff member to two service users, means that we are able to meet the changing needs of service users as they progress through their care pathway, while ensuring their safety is maintained and their independence supported. Regular review meetings involving the service user, their family and professionals are held to review outcomes, set new goals and re-assess support levels as people progress.

The management and staff team have comprehensive training, including all mandatory training and bespoke training specific to the needs of the residents, this includes CIS, safeguarding, food safety, first aid, MAPA, mental health, mental capacity and record keeping.


You will be dedicated, caring and passionate about helping people; having a real interest in improving the lives of others.

Whilst an NVQ level 1 or 2 in a relevant care setting is preferable, it isn’t a necessity. A good level of literacy and numeracy skills will be necessary, but also a drive to develop your knowledge and skills to ensure you are constantly providing the best quality care for services users and a high-level knowledge base / support system to your team. Whilst also being able to demonstrate the ability to effectively deal with a range of challenging situations, bringing with you a strong mental aptitude meeting the demands of the role.

They’ll give you the training you need to start helping people straight away. Yes, it can be a challenge working with people who have mental health problems. But you can make a real difference on their road to recovery. It’s hugely rewarding.


Our client will ensure you will be put through a clear induction programme, provide support and guidance to all of their employees with supervision and access to a mentor. Along with offering a supportive approach to a career development and progression.

Benefits of this role include the following: –

” Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent training scheme, which means you can undertake up to an NVQ 5 or Nursing Qualifications
” Competitive pay rate/ Opportunity for overtime
” Performance and contribution recognised through pay.
” Enhanced Maternity benefits.
” Annual holiday entitlement.
” A package of support for staff health and wellbeing
” A Pension Scheme
” Group Life Assurance Scheme
” Childcare Vouchers
” Parking
” Employee Discount Scheme
” DBS paid
” Free uniform
” Regular coaching and support
” Free meals on duty

At Healthier Recruitment we are dedicated in finding our candidates their ideal roles. We go above and beyond the basic requirements of our candidates to find roles that not only match their overall package expectations but provide them with an opportunity to secure a position that offers personal fulfilment and the potential to develop within an organisation that shares similar visions and values.

Each and every candidate we work with is different, and therefore we take the time to get to know you and explore the potential career options that suit you best to ensure that your transition into a new role is both a smooth, stress free and enjoyable experience.

Job Reference: VAC-11461_1531846686

Salary: Up to £19656 per annum

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: Permanent

Job Start Date: ASAP

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Thank you for taking the time to review this vacancy. If you feel this could be the right position for you please apply now or alternatively contact one of the team to discuss this role in more detail using the reference number detailed.