Home Care Worker

Recruiter
Domus Recruitment
Location
Pershore
Salary
7.00 - 9.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
11 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Award winning non-profit organisation who provide care and support to adults and children with a learning disability are seeking several Home Care Workers to join their services across the Wyre/Blackpool area.

As a company they are known for their person-centred ethos, excellent training and progression paths including help with gaining extra qualifications such as NVQs and other Healthcare qualifications and their fantastic management.
They really invest in their staff and value all of the people they employ resulting in then becoming an award winning company!

Hours: Full time (30-35 hours) / Part time (16-24 hours)
Pay: GBP8.18 per hour - Qualified
GBP7.38 (21-25)/ GBP7.83 (25+) per hour - Unqualified
6-8 hour shift pattern on a 3 week rolling rota. Some nights are involved.

Requirements:

*Be flexible and compassionate nature, someone with a mature, level head.
*Confidence to be a decision-maker, use your initiative and instinct and have the best interests of the individual service user in mind.
*A good level of communication skills is essential.
*Level 2 in Health and Social Care or the Care Certificate it is an advantage but not essential.
*Being able to drive with use of own vehicle would be ideal, use of pool are if you don't have your own vehicle.
*Experience in supporting people in the same or similar setting is ideal but not essential

Responsibilities:

*Assisting with domestic housekeeping such as washing, helping to prepare and cook meals, money management, accompanying someone to do shopping, spending leisure time together.
*To support people to participate in a range of social, recreational and developmental activities as part of the local community
*Promote independence and encourage Service Users to make their own decisions

*To support service users with their care (person centred) plans

*To work co-operatively with family, friends and relevant agencies, keeping confidentiality
*To administer medication, or support to administer medication
*To perform any personal care tasks, preserving dignity and respect

If you are interested in this Home Care Support Worker vacancy then please forward your up to date CV quoting 4670 to [... Click Apply...] or call me on [... Click Apply...]to discuss things further.

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