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Support Worker Preston

  • Job reference: DH0917
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Job type: Shift
  • Area of Expertise: Unqualified Social Work
Job description: Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for CARE Assistants in Preston

There will be a variety of shifts on offer including days & late evenings

full and Part time hours are available

If you are looking for an immediate start with lots of flexibility and hours on offer then get in touch!

*Support individuals to access agreed programmes as directed by their personal plans
*Ensure accessible recording of individuals activities and personal development
*Act as key worker to individuals to ensure their personal plans are delivered, monitored and evaluated
*Attend personal planning and review meetings
*Enable individuals to develop age appropriate activities in the wider community
*Assist with their personal care needs and contribute to regular health care assessments
*Administer procedures necessary to meet the complex health needs of individuals (e.g. tracheostomy care, bolus feeding, suctioning)
*Undertake any training required as necessary to enable the health needs of individuals to be met through administering procedures and medication
*Enable the acquisition of skills to support communications, friendship building, and recreational activities
*Contribute to the development of a person-centred service for individuals benefiting from the service
*Work closely with family, carers and other professionals to meet the needs of individuals
*Advocate alongside the person to promote their views and ensure that those views are acted upon through collective planning with other appropriate people
*Promote positive practice of Safeguarding, Health & Safety and Mental Capacity within the workplace
*Maintain accurate and up to date records as required and assist in the monitoring and evaluating of the individuals' service provision and plans
*Participate in supervision with your line manager
*Participate in staff meetings and training programmes for the service in particular and with the charity in general
*Abide by the policies and procedures of the charity

Skills required:

* A DBS from within the last 12 months
* Applications are invited from those with a care background.
* We will need 2 references
* A Car driver is essential

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:-

* Excellent rates of pay
* Payroll service twice a week
* A contractor Loyalty scheme with various bonuses offered
* Free registration and Free DBS

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

NOTE: If you know of someone who is looking for work in this field, or would be looking in the near future, then please pass m details on to them. If we manage to place them into contract work such as this, lasting over 13 weeks, we will happily pay you a £250 REFERRAL BONUS!

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