Support Worker (driver)

Temporary | Taunton, ENGLAND | 4 months
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Support Worker (driver)

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Job description: Support Worker (Driver) needed in Taunton, £10 ltd per hour

Start Date- ASAP
Contract End date- 3 months initially
Hours per week - 35
Pay rate - £10 ltd an hour
Location - Taunton

*You will be provided a car from the enterprise. You will be required to pick up and drop the car daily
*You will be required to assist with discharges from the hospital
*Typical duties will involve checking patient's welfare once they are taken to their home, arranging shopping, making a cup of tea, ensuring the home environment is safe for them
*Lone working can be part of the role
*You will be assisting people with physical disabilities and reduce mobility

What is required?
*Ideally Care Certificate or equivalent
*Previous support work experience or experience working in hospital environment would be ideal
*Knowledge of health and social care e.g. how to transfer the patient safely, how to help the patient to sit on a chair
*Knowledge of working with vulnerable adults, people with mobility issues and people with physical disabilities
*Awareness of moving and handling
*Understanding of what signs of risk at home to look for and how to ask if any are found
*Manual driving licence
*Valid right to work in the UK
*Up to date enhanced adult DBS
*Manual handling, safeguarding adults, infection control certificates desirable

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;
* A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
* Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!
* An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
* Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
* Payroll service twice a week.
* Ltd and PAYE payment options available.
* Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.
* Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

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