Care Assistant x 5

Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £17,362.00 /year

Care Assistants x 5

St James Care, Southampton

37 hours pw, permanent contracts

Salary: £17,362 per annum

About us

The Society of St James (SSJ) delivers high impact, person-centred, accommodation services to people experiencing homelessness, substance misuse and mental health problems. The people we support are at the heart of everything we do, our main aim and priority is to find people with values, behaviours and attitudes to match our own.

Vacancy details

We are recruiting for 5 Support Workers to join the team at the Society’s specialist CQC registered residential care home; St James Care. Experience and/or understanding of working with adults with alcohol and substance misuse problems are desirable but calm, caring, motivational and empathetic nature is essential.

You will need to have or be willing to work towards an NVQ Level 2 in Social Care (or equivalent) and/or be willing to work towards Diploma Level 3 in Health & Social Care, as this qualification is an essential requirement of the post.

Shifts covering: 07.45 – 15.15 & 13.15 – 20.45

Staff Benefits

  • A Gold Investors in People Employer
  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays
  • Flexible working options
  • Buying additional annual leave
  • Comprehensive induction and training
  • Counselling, financial, personal support and health and well-being services via our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted laptops and computers with Jamie’s Computers

To apply, please send us your CV and cover letter explaining how you think you have the skills and experience to excel in this role.

We will be assessing candidates as they come through and reserve the right to end this post at any time.

For an informal chat about this post, please contact Karen or Sandy – 023 8044 5310

If you have not been contacted within 10 days please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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