Support Worker

Recruiter
Exemplar Health Care
Location
Tipton
Salary
£7.50 per hour
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As one of the core members of our care/nursing team you will have a huge impact on the quality of life for all our Service Users.

Your enthusiasm, warmth and compassion is a fundamental part in helping our Service Users to feel respected, included and cared for. You will promote the core values of care, help maintain independence, dignity, assist with personal care and ensure the physical and emotional needs of our Service Users are met.

Bridgewood Mews provides specialist care for young adults with complex physical needs, Huntington's disease and neurological disorders. The last big event at Bridgewood Mews was their prom night, but there's always something going on to get involved with and the team ensures that the priority is always what is in the best interests of the service users.

On a typical day, you can expect to:

- Assist with personal hygiene
- Provide refreshments, snacks and assist at meal times
- Take part in individual or group activities
- Provide accompaniment on outings or even just a walk to the shop
- Make beds and general housekeeping duties
- Promote mobility and independence
- Assist nursing staff with clinical duties
- Promote good relationships with Service Users, relatives, visitors and the care team
- Assist with the training of new care team members
- Communicate effectively with the nursing team
- Assist with on-going assessments of Service Users, reporting any changes
- Maintain up to date documentation, care plans, charts etc
- Ensure confidentiality at all times
- Promote the reputation of the home

What do you get?

- A company that believes in its staff
- Job satisfaction
- Competitive rates of pay
- Comprehensive Induction, on-going training and development
- Staff benefit scheme - online shopping, discounts and vouchers
- Job security

Really want to make a difference, then why not apply now!

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