Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Support Worker - Darlington

Support Worker - Darlington

Available asap

2 month ongoing contract

£9 - £10 p/h

Darlington Council are looking for 2 Support Workers to work 18.5 hours p/week in a short break respite home for adults with learning disabilities.

Role includes sleep ins, working weekends and bank holidays on a rota system.

Key Responsibilities:
- To support service users within an agreed care plan to achieve maximum independence.
- Assist the service user to deal with behavioural problems and work to meet their emotional and social needs.
- Contribute to the movement and handling of individuals to maximise their physical comfort, helping to improve and maintain mobility through exercise, and the use of mobility appliances as directed.

- you will need previous care experience in a similar setting
- need NVQ2 in care, first aid training, Moving people, safeguarding alerter, medication awareness/ medication unit, food hygiene.
- Enhanced DBS/CRB (we can obtain for you)

All CV's should be supported by two satisfactory references and a current DBS disclosure.

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Rosie at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!