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30 hours per week (various hours and shifts available to suit your lifestyle)

20 days holiday + bank holidays

Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme

DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us.

Full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards

Stakeholder Pension

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Free Employee Assistance Programme

We offer Apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to join the Care Sector

We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care.

Carer progression within the company.


The Service

We are looking for Support Workers and Support Workers to join us at our Westbrook House service in Hemel Hempstead.

Westbrokk is easily commutable by local transport links and working at Westbrook you will be supporting up to 8 individuals with physical and learning disabilities. We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to lead as ordinary life as they can achieve.

You will need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays, weekends and potentially sleep ins.

If your best traits are positivity, friendliness and innovation then this job is for you!

Main Duties and Responsibilities

* To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment

* To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality

* To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events

* To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required

* To work as part of a team to provide high quality care.

The Successful Candidate for the role will have

* NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards

* Experience in supporting adults with challenging behavior, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues

* The ability to keep calm under pressure

* Confidence to work alone and as part of a team

* Excellent communication skills

* The passion to work with vulnerable Adults.

* The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding.

* To achieve high standards of safeguarding.

* The Organisation:


* CareTech Community Services Ltd is a provider of specialist social care services supporting 5000 adults with a wide range of needs in more than 300 services across the UK. Committed to the highest standards of care and governance, we provide innovative care pathways for people to live in community settings with learning disabilities, severe physical disabilities, autistic spectrum disorder, challenging behaviour, mental health, forensic needs and acquired brain injury within a range of settings including, supported living services, shared housing, residential services and outreach. We encourage people to take control of their lives - this could be finding employment, having an active social life, learning new skills or building self-confidence.

* CareTech Community Services are proud to inform you that they are a "Disability Confident Leader".

* Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure prior to commencement of employment, the disclosure expense will be met by the employer.

* Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to contact every applicant. We will be in touch 7-10 days after receipt of your CV if progressing your application to the next stage.


Extra information

Education Level
Secondary School
Working hours per week
0 -
Type of Contract
Full Time Jobs
Profession Sub-category
Customer Service
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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