For people living with disabilities and conditions that affect their day to day living, supported living helps them live as independently as possible while getting the right care and support they need in their own home.
Supported living jobs like support workers, living assistants and senior assisted living positions provide a career in an environment that is fulfilling as the results of promoting independence can be seen first-hand.
The role includes supporting people to manage their own lives to the highest standard in line with their support plan, cultural needs, and wishes.
In order to do this, one needs to have good communication skills, be a good listener, enjoy being around people, be empathetic, have a positive outlook, be patient and be non-judgmental.
There are a range of opportunities for learning and career growth for those interested in support living jobs. Safehands Recruitment offers in-house training and career development and progression opportunities. The career growth options are endless can be enhanced by doing NVQ’s, or a diploma in Health & Social Care related courses.
To see our range of support worker jobs, get in touch with our friendly, fully trained consultants who will look to match a temporary job, contract or permanent position with your skills and ambitions.
With bonuses that range from a competitive salary, refer a friend reward, free in-house training, free uniform and loyalty rewards and a DBS check which is refunded after 10 weeks have been worked.