Job Details

Job Title: Care/Support Worker
Category: Healthcare Date Posted: 03/09/2019
Location: Caterham Expiry Date: 31/10/2019
Salary: Negotiable Contact Name: Maxine Mew
Job Code: MM-CSW-CAT91 Contact Email:

Care/Support Worker

Caterham, Surrey

This is a full-time post in a small, friendly team at a supported living site in Caterham, Surrey.

Support Workers are responsible for providing guidance, support and engagement to service users, promoting independence.

The people who are supported are aged from 21 years and have a range of complex needs including learning disabilities, challenging behaviour and autistic spectrum disorder.  The service users require support in most areas of their daily social life and everyday tasks, personal care is minimal.

You would be primarily based at the service in Caterham supporting up to 11 service users at the one location. The company also provides outreach support to service users in the local area.

The company is therefore looking for Support Workers who can drive their company car and provide support to them also.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Caring, professional and an excellent communicator
  • Possess good report writing skills
  • Passionate about care with particular emphasis on adult services
  • Self-motivated and flexible
  • Able to work well within a team
  • Trustworthy and reliable
  • Have good administrative skills
  • Hold a Diploma 2 in Health and Social Care or be prepared to work towards and complete this qualification within an outlined time frame.
  • Hold a clean UK driving licence
  • Be able to work on a flexible shift pattern.
  • Be able to cover 'Sleep In' shifts.

Company Benefits:

  • Workplace Pension scheme available.
  • Employee perks/ discounts via
  • Ongoing training and development
For further information please call Maxine on 0208 642 9333 or email your CV.

Headstart Employment is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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