Complex Needs Worker

Posted 20 May 2024
Salary £33,707 per year
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameDaniel Walker

Job description

Our client, based in Hertfordshire, is currently recruiting for a Complex Needs Worker on a 3-month temporary contract with the potential to go permanent.

The position is due to start immediately on a full-time basis. The hourly rate is negotiable based on experience for this position with the permanent salary being £33,707 per year.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with clients with complex needs, hold an enhanced DBS taken out within the last three years.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Managing a caseload of between 7-10 complex needs clients in a residential setting

  • Working in partnership with other service providers such as mental health nurses and psychiatrists

  • Providing safeguarding for the service

  • Carrying out risk assessments

  • Implementing support plans

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Previous experience working with people who have complex needs

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Good organisational and time management skills

  • Awareness of and ability to comply with relevant health and safety legislation

  • Ability to work effectively without supervision

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week

  • Variable shift patterns: Start no earlier than 08:00 and finish no later than 21:00

  • One weekend in four

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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