Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

Providing bespoke care nationwide for clients with spinal injuries and neurological conditions

Full and Part Time Carer/Support Workers required in the Ingleby Barwick area

We have an exciting opportunity for full time & part-time Support Worker/ Carer to join an established specialist care team.  You will be supporting a motivated and sociable gentleman who has a high level spinal cord injury and an acquired brain injury. He lives with his wife in the Ingleby Barwick area.

The Role:

  • Assist with all aspects of personal care, including bowel regime, PEG feed and respiratory care (tracheostomy and cough assist).
  • Assist with therapies such as passive stretches, physio and hand massage.
  • Accompany the gentleman to appointments and social activities.
  • Provide domestic tasks within the gentleman’s living area.

About you:

  • The right candidates will be enthusiastic, reliable, trustworthy and committed.
  • You will be a good team player and be respectful of the family home.
  • A driving licence would be preferred and you should be willing to drive the gentleman’s own automatic, wheelchair accessible vehicle.
  • Previous experience of working in care is essential and experience with Spinal Injury would be desirable but not essential.

Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay (pro rata), Company Sick Pay, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Payment to attend all Training, Personal Development Opportunities

Shift Patterns:

  • Day Shifts – 08.00–20.00 & 08.00-22.00
  • Sleepover – 22.00-08.00
  • Waking Night Shifts – 20.00-08.00
  • Part Time is for 24hrs per week.
  • You will be working within a team providing support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays. Shifts are allocated on a rota basis and you must be flexible to work any shift for both the full & part time positions.

Closing Date for applications: Thursday 11 March 2021

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