Peripatetic Support Worker
Location: Golau Caredig, Barry
Salary: £10.46 per hour
Expires: 29/11/2021 23:59

We are looking for an experienced Peripatetic Support Worker to join our fantastic team at Golau Caredig, Barry.

This role is a permanent position working 24 hours per week over 4 or 5 days. The shift patterns are between 8.30 and 5.00pm with limited weekend working. 

What you'll do

You will assist in the provision of a full range of support services to older persons with support needs - adults with mental health issues and those with a Physical Disability. You will work as part of a team to provide flexible and targeted housing related support service to tenants who live in Golau Caredig supporting them to maintain their accommodation and achieve independent living.

This will include assisting social inclusion, support to manage their tenancies/accommodation; budgeting; accessing education; training and employment; increasing awareness of their community and improve skills to live independently.

What you'll need

To be successful in this role you will be capable of organising own workload and prioritising between various competing tasks and will have experience of working directly with people with support needs and/or liaison with voluntary and statutory agencies. A qualification in Social Care or related discipline is desirable. You will need excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage your time. You will have the ability to remain calm in a changing environment and be able to work flexibly when required.

UK Driver's License and access to a vehicle is essential.

  • Pay rate of £10.46 per hour
  • Fully paid induction and training programme
  • Medicash - cashback healthcare
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
  • ‘Perks’ – a range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
  • We are a Family Friendly organisation
  • Develop with the support of our academi

Opportunities for development

Through our academi we provide a range of learning and development opportunities to support you on your learning journey with us.We offer development opportunities for every stage of your career.From technical training to leadership development we have a range of programmes.

Next steps

If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Caitlin Marks on caitlin.marks@hafod.org.uk

If you are interested in applying for this role, please click 'Apply' and you will be diverted to our recruitment platform.

Closing date: Monday 29 November 2021

Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.

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