Care Assistant Support Worker

Recruiter
Ark Home Healthcare
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£8.15 - £9.71
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Job: Complex Care Support Worker

The Applicant

We are looking for a caring applicant, with a bubbly personality, reliable, hands on, and kind.

Our client is very intelligent, so enjoys Good Company. You will be a reassuring character, and enjoy interaction with him using nonverbal communication.

Our client has a great support network, as he lives with his parents and two brothers, a communicative approach would be refreshing for the family.

The Role

The job entails complex care provision with the need to maintain clients breathing via mechanical equipment, along with tracheostomy care, and all feeds and medication go through his peg.

Helping the client to live a full and meaningful life, whilst keeping him safe and comfortable.

Criteria - Applicants MUST

  • Be able to perform well under pressure.
  • Good communication, listening skills and must be able to follow instructions as well as using their own initiative, for example having the ability to advocate without removing clients voice
  • Be flexible to allow cover where needed for staff absences
  • Have a Common sense approach - ability to pre-empt and tackle things that come up quickly
  • Experienced in clinical /complex care - working towards a qualification in care

The Post

  • 8am until 8pm
  • £8.15 - £9.71 per hour
  • Erdington (Birmingham)

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