Support Worker – Hexham

About The Role

This service caters for those that live their long term, attend the onsite college or perhaps may only attend for support during term time. A real mix of behaviours is on offer here but it’s a real opportunity for some great support as you can also enjoy your days shopping, quad biking, activities outdoors and much more.

This independent specialist provider of further education in North East England, offering day and up to 52-week residential placements for young people with a learning disability, Autism Spectrum Disorder and complex needs. They have a person-centred approach provides students with individualised learning programmes developed to effectively match their needs, personal decisions and aspirations, be the focus on daily living skills, vocational qualifications or independent living

Now, we are looking for Support Worker to join our agency team and provide continued support to this service over the next few months. This service is having block bookings with Standby right up until Christmas and so, you won’t be short of work. You might worry about what will happen when these finishes… don’t! We’re an agency and have plenty of work

We are looking for staff to cover a range of shifts, including days and nights with weekend 2. Ideally you will have a minimum 6 month experience in healthcare in the UK with all relevant training and documentation to go alongside it. In line with our core values, we want our workforce to be Caring, Conscientious, Collaborative and Accountable. Remember, if you work with Standby, we will Standby YOU!
What you need to have to apply:
• Minimum 6 months experience in the UK healthcare sector
• Ability to complete or provide a DBS
• Relevant experience or NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care
• PBS, MAPA, NAPPI or other Crisis Prevention training

What are the benefits of joining Standby:

• Pay starting at £10 per hour and weekly pay
• A dedicated consultant who books you out for work
• Worker of the month award
• Careers Development
• Employee Referral Scheme
• 24/7 Support with dedicated customer service line for candidates only
• Flexible working – pick how much or little you want to work

If the above sounds like something you would be interested in, please don’t hesitate to apply or call the office to discuss on 0191 646 0100.

We cant wait to hear from you and begin our Standby journey together!