Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 6700320
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Somerset
  • Salary: £8.00 to £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Temporary Support Worker
Immediately Required via Venn Group
The Contract Recruitment Specialists

Venn Group Social and Housing Recruitment Team are currently recruiting for a temporary Support Worker for our Supported Living client based in Somerset to begin temporary employment within their team.

Location: Somerset
Contract Type: 2 months + (scope to go perm)
Hours: 20 hours – shift work (weekend and sleep ins required)

 Responsibilities:                                                                               

  • Supporting clients with learning difficulties
  • Carrying out lone working
  • Updating and following support plans
  • Carrying out tailored risk and needs assessments and writing thorough reports
  • Attending external appointments
  • Helping clients access the community
  • Encouraging life skills such as cooking and cleaning and helping when can
  • Conducting regular health and safety checks and fire risk assessments
  • Liaising with the family members in regards to finances and client progression


Essential Skills:

  • A current enhanced DBS issued within the past 2 years
  • A Driver with access to their own vehicle and business insurance


If you have a strong work ethic and would like to be considered for this position please send an updated CV to echadwick@venngroup.com or call Eric Chadwick or Phoebe Orchard on 0117 930 8760