Children's Support Worker – Complex Care - Birmingham

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Children's Support Worker – Complex Care – Birmingham

Pulse Community Healthcare has an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and caring paediatric support worker to join our growing team.

The successful support worker will have the ability to provide lots of care and attention, which will help our client to be independent. You will be expected to provide personal care and need to be able to adapt to different tasks. Specialist training will be provided, giving you the chance to acquire new skills in order to meet all requirements for the role.

We are offering a competitive pay rate of £8.49 per hour. Various shifts are available Monday to Sunday and this can be discussed later in the recruitment process.

At Pulse Community Healthcare, we’re passionate about providing quality, choice and independence to our clients, supporting them to live as independently as possible in their own homes and communities.  We will provide you with expert support and specialist training to help you develop in your care career.

As a Children's Support Worker for Pulse Community Healthcare you will benefit from:

• £200 ‘Joining Bonus’ if you complete registration within 28 days*
• £250 ‘Recommend a Friend’ scheme*
• Excellent personal development and career opportunities
• Mandatory training provided, with full induction and competency sign off
• Specialist training provided to prepare you for the client’s unique requirements
• Ability to access your rotas online in advance
• Support from a dedicated Case Manager, and 24/7 clinical support

As a Complex Care Children's Support Worker , you will be responsible for:
• Providing personal care to the client
• Administering medication
• Moving and handling (repositioning)
• Light household duties
• General observations

The ideal Children's Support Worker will have:
• A diploma level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent (preferred but not essential)
• A current enhanced DBS on the update service (preferred but not essential)
• Previous paid experience in Health and Social Care in the UK
• Good knowledge of safeguarding and person centred care
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Good understanding of professional boundaries
• Ability to use own initiative and work as part of wider team

If you are interested in developing your career in care, please apply now with an up-to-date copy of your CV.  All opportunities are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

*Terms and conditions apply to the ‘Joining Bonus’ and ‘Recommend a Friend’ schemes.

Pulse Community Healthcare is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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