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Support Worker. Job in Dunfermline Care Jobs

Location
Dunfermline, Fife
Salary
£13.00 to £17.00 Per Day
Job Type
Contract
Posted
17 Jan 2023

Support Worker

13- 17 per hour

Are you an experienced care assistant tired of not getting paid your worth?

Passionate about promoting the independence of vulnerable adults?

Randstad are looking for experienced care assistants to travel around Crieff supporting vulnerable adults to retain their independence in their own homes. Pay rates of up to 9.5 per hour. Community care assistants are not only a source of companionship to adults who may be socially isolated, but also provide vital care that allows them to remain in their own homes. A typical day involves preparing meals, medication administration/ prompts, personal care, going for walks in the community and updating logs. If you are looking for a varied role in care that gives you the opportunity to make genuine connections and change the lives of vulnerable adults, then this is the job for you.


What can Randstad offer community care assistants?


- Competitive rates
- Weekly pay
- Employee discount scheme
- Unlimited friend referral bonuses
- Immediate start
- Extensive training in industry standard courses supported by online learning
- Help with SSSC registration
- Support from within the team and a dedicated Randstad consultant


A successful community care assistant will be responsible for:


- Working effectively as part of a team
- Supporting service users with diverse backgrounds and support requirements
- Displaying the emotional resilience to support service users with challenging behaviour and loneliness
- Co-ordinating with teachers and wider care team
- Maintaining professional manner and working to National Care Standards
- Working to a flexible schedule, including nightshifts, weekends and bank holidays
- Administering medication, changing dressings and basic meal preparation

To be successful in your community care assistant application, you will:


- Have previous experience working in a care setting with adults
- Have flexibility in the roles undertaken
- Have strong communication skills
- Register under the PVG scheme
- Full driving licence (Essential)
- Obtained SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent (desirable)

If this sounds like the position for you, don't delay!

Apply now and one of our team may call you for an informal chat to take your application to the next stage. Alternatively, if you would like some more information give Gary Bell a call on (phone number removed) for a confidential chat or email

Not the role for you?

We are always looking for talented care assistants across Scotland, email

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 879915784-2
  • Date Posted: 17 January 2023
  • Employer: Randstad Care
    Randstad Care
  • Location: Dunfermline, Fife
  • Salary: £13.00 to £17.00 Per Day
  • Sector: NHS
  • Job Type: Contract