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Community Support Worker

Safehands Recruitment

Role: Community Support Worker

Location: Thornbury, Alverstone and South Gloucester

Contract: 1 X 37.5 hours arranged on a rota basis

3 X 30 hours arranged on a rota basis

Salary: £7.78 per hour plus additional for sleep in allowance per night and 40p fuel allowance

Overview- Community Support Worker

Do you want to work within the community supporting individuals to live as independently as possible.

Your role as a Community support Worker would be supportive and enabling, rather than predominantly personal care, and involves providing advice and guidance as part of a range of support activities.

You will be part of a specialized team that supports vulnerable adults to gain independence in their community and own homes, as well as giving job satisfaction knowing you are making a difference.

These contract will consist of working a mixture of long shift patterns within a residential facility and the occasional short shift (1/2 hours) within the community.

As part of the support you will work closely with 2 service users in their own home environment.

This support will be 24 hour or 12 hour care working either 09:00-09:00 or 10:00-22:00.

Person Specification - Community Support Worker

*Driver Essential

*Fully Flexible approach to work a mixture of , Earlies, Lates, Sleep ins, Long Days, Short Calls and Weekends

*Full Time Contract

* Permanent Contract

*2 Weekends Off a Month

*Variety to work in a range of environments and a range of shift patterns (2 hour, 12 hours 24 hour)

*Enthusiasm, Compassion and Interest to work with Adults with Brain Injuries and Learning Difficulties.

Benefits - Community Support Worker

*30/ 37.5 Hours Per Week Contracted Minimum

* Holiday Pay

*Progression Opportunities

*Paid Training

*Travel Fuel Scheme, £0.40p per mile

*Completion of NVQ Leve 2 Health and Social Care as part of the 2 week induction training

*A supportive and encouraging work environment

If this is the type of role that interests you then please apply directly or alternately call Sarah-Jane Phillips on 07713394084 or email on