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Relief Support Worker

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  • Sector:

    Vetro Nursing, Support Work & HCA's

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  • Salary:

    £9 - £10.09 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sian Davies

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  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sian Davies

Vetro Nursing are currently working with one of the largest disability charities in the UK to recruit Relief Support Workers to work between their homes located within the Gloucester and Stroud area’s.

The charity provide a supported living service to adults with moderate to severe learning difficulties, enabling and encouraging them to make their own choices about how they live in a creative and caring environment. 

Some of the residents may have additional needs such as: autism, physical impairments, dementia, complex and mental health difficulties, be non-verbal and may sometimes display challenging behaviours. 

As a Relief Support Worker you will be required to:
  • Provide personal care and emotional support to residents
  • Be flexible to work between houses within Gloucester and Stroud
  • Support residents with daily tasks such as cooking, cleaning, medication, financial support and accessing the community
  • Accompany residents out in the community with activities such as dancing, swimming, horse riding etc
The ideal candidate for these roles will have a valid clean driving licence and will be trained in Makaton however, this is not essential and all experienced Support Workers will be considered. A valid DBS on the update service is essential. If you do not have a valid DBS on the update service, Vetro Nursing can help facilitate this for you. 
Hours of work are flexible between the hours of 07:00 and 22:00 with a waking night shift being between 22:00 and 07:00. 

Why work for Vetro?

At Vetro Nursing, we have over 100 years' combined recruitment experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role.
Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.
Vetro Nursing acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.