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Residential Support Worker-Central Hereford

Safehands Recruitment

Position: Residential Support Worker-Central Hereford

Location: Hereford Central

Contract: Perm Contract - 37.5 hour contract

Salary £7.48 ph

Overwiew Residential Support Worker-Central Hereford

This is a full time, permanent vacancy, whereby if you are successful you will be employed directly by the business.

I am recruiting for one of Safehands Recruitments prestigious clients based in Hereford, for a 4 bed residential home supporting adults with profound physical and learning disabilities.

This exciting opportunity as a Support Worker will allow you to make a real difference in someone's life within their own home environment.

The home setting is of a high quality residence, with all the home comforts you would expect from a professional company, whose importance it is to ensure the client's needs are met.

This full time permanent vacancy as a Residential Support Worker offers extensive training package and internal progression within a highly prestigious company, with a salary of £7.48ph.

Responsibilities Include:Residential Support Worker-Central Hereford

Assisting clients with all aspects of personal care, promoting self-help and independence in-line with care plans and supporting with moving and handling techniques

Working within a small Team 3/5 Support workers

Responding to residents social needs

Assisting residents with some personal care

Being aware of the residents health and medical needs

Establish good relationships with work colleagues, residents, family and friends

Work closely with appropriate professionals, e.g.

Doctors, Social Workers etc

Carrying out administration of drugs if required (after appropriate training)

To maintain knowledge and operate within current legislation and company polices and procedures

Promote in dependence and develop a trusting relationship with the clients

Maintain confidentiality at all times

Report any concerns that may indicate safety and well being is being compromised

To undertake all mandatory training inline with company policies and procedure

Person Specification-Residential Support Worker-Central Hereford

Staff must be flexible with shift patterns,

You must be confident and competent when support clients with extensive physical disabilities

Experience within a Residential Site/ Health and Social Care setting is desirable

All applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and 5 years referencing

This is a full time permanent vacancy based within the Herefordshire area

Benefits-Residential Support Worker-Central Hereford

Enrolled straight onto QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care

Advantageous shift patterns

Opportunities for internal progression,

Pension Scheme

Childcare Voucher Scheme

Comprehensive training and support given in:

  • Safeguarding

  • Positive behaviour management

  • Autism Awareness

  • Equality and diversity

  • First Aid

  • Food safety

  • Epilepsy awareness

  • Mental capacity act and deprivation of liberties (adult care)

The opportunity to make a difference to someone's life and wellbeing

If this role is of interest to yourself please apply for the role immediately alternatively call on Sarah-Jane Phillips on 07713394084 or email