Band 3 Community Care Support Worker - Suffolk

  • Job Reference: DHB3CCSW
  • Date Posted: 13 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: East of England
  • Salary: £10.09 Per Hour
  • Sector: Nursing > Mental Health Support Worker
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima's nursing team are currently recruiting for a Band 3 Community Care Support Worker to fill a job role in Suffolk. The candidate will be required to work within the community of Ipswich.

Our NHS Client are looking for a Care Support Worker to start as soon as possible on a full-time basis. The pay rate of this role is at £10.09 per hour (umbrella rate), and the role will initially be a three-month contract, with the likelihood of extension.

Requirements and details of this Support Worker vacancy:

*We are looking for candidates who have experience of working with mental health practices within the NHS.
*The candidate will be required to work with young people, from the ages of 14 - 25, with mental health needs such as; Severe Depression, Anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Eating Disorders, Psychotic Disorders and Schizophrenia.
*The candidate will be required to provide assessments and interventions, you will also be required to communicate by telephone, face-to-face and with the service users families/friends.
*The candidate will be expected to take the lead on a mixed caseload, supported by a multi-disciplinary team, to ensure that the care provided directly meets each individual's needs.
*The candidate will be required to attend to service user's out in the community, therefore, a car driver is essential.

Maxxima benefits:

*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
*Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001

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Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1,500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The post qualification experience range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.