Support Worker - FAKENHAM

Location: Fakenham
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: Weekly Pay
Reference: J12592
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Support Worker - Care - FAKENHAM

gap healthcare are currently looking for a number of Support Workers / Healthcare Assistants to join our wonderful teams in Fakenham, Norfolk.

The successful candidates will be assisting service users with a range of duties from supported living, personnel care and that all-important chin wag & cupper tea when they need it.

Job Role:
As a support worker / Healthcare Assistant, you will be responsible for supporting service users with their day to day life based within their home environments and local community.
Activities of support vary from daily living skills and the teaching of independent life skills, to assistance with accessing community-based activities.

Main Responsibilities:
• Helping Service Users to maintain all aspects of their domestic lives.
• Monitoring progress and recording daily notes onto the Ipad Log.
• Liaise with families, friends, advocates, external agencies and the management team to provide a consistent approach that meets the individual needs of each service user.
• To empathise and actively listen in a sensitive manner accessing appropriate additional support where necessary.
• To ensure that service users maintain their independence, privacy and high standard of living.

Please note this role will require a large level or personal care.

Essential Skills, Experience & Attitude:
• Minimum 6 months of experience in working as a Support Worker/Carer.
• An understanding of the needs of adults with learning disabilities who are vulnerable within society.
• Able to undertake safe manual handling practices including possessing current practical manual handling training and certification.
• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• Observant and sensitive to a Service User's needs.
• Ability to work autonomously and productively as part of a team.
• Knowledge of food hygiene/manual handling/health & safety standards and practices.
• Current NAPPI/MVA training would be advantageous.
• A current Enhanced Adult and Child Workforce DBS.

Location: Fakenham, Norfolk.
Pay: £8.50ph to £10.50ph
Benefits: Great Pay, Flexihours, Temp of the Month, regular coffee mornings and much more!

At gap healthcare we can offer an excellent rate of pay as advertised as well as full time hours or block bookings.


gap healthcare employees need to be professional, punctual and passionate about making a difference.

If this sounds like the job for you, help us make a difference to somebodies life today!


This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.  Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

By applying for the above position and providing your
personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To
view our full Privacy Policy please go to: https://bit.ly/2GAtG1R