Qualified Carer Support Worker (NVQ 2 or above)

Job reference: 000067

Location: West Surrey Area

Closing date: 30/07/2021

Salary: £10.80 per hour weekdays /£12.80 per hour weekends

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Care

Hours per week: Minimum contract of 20 hours per week - up to 35

At Crossroads Care Surrey, we are not just a care provider, we are a charity making a difference for more than 2,100 carers every year.

Be part of something special by joining us as a Qualified Carer Support Worker. You will provide respite breaks to help ease the strain on carers, giving them a few hours to themselves by taking over the care duties for sessions up to three and a half hours at a time.

For the role, we can offer you up to £10.80 per hour on weekdays and £12.80 per hour on the weekends. Our permanent contracts are for a minimum of 20 hours per week.

About the role

You will work with a wide range of people, including children, with varied and different care needs. This might include but not be limited to physical disability, a learning disability, life limiting illness including cancer or other medical conditions, like Dementia or Parkinson’s. Our colleagues enjoy working as a team with people from different cultures and backgrounds.

You will not need to have experience in Care as full training will be provided.

Requirements:

  • NVQ2 or equivalent in Health & Social Care
  • Full UK driver’s licence with use of a car and willingness to travel within Surrey
  • Work a minimum of 20 hours per week

Benefits:

  • Mileage paid at 35p per mile
  • Paid training with opportunities for personal development and career progression
  • Wide range of working patterns
  • Free uniform
  • 20 days pro-rated annual leave which increases to 25 after 5 years of service, plus bank holiday. 
  • Sickness benefits
  • Free enhanced DBS check

We are an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and the welfare of our clients. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

If you are looking for a rewarding career supporting those who care, please progress using the online application process. 

 

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