Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Full and Part-Time Support Workers required in the Leicester area

We have an exciting opportunity for a further Support Workers to join an existing team working with a gentleman with a spinal cord injury which has left him paralysed from the shoulders down. This gentleman lives in his own home in the Leicester area.

About the role:

  • All aspects of personal care, including catheter and colostomy care.
  • Support and assistance in social activities, therapies, and accompanying this gentleman on holiday.
  • Assist with domestic tasks and food preparation.
  • Assisting with pet care (this gentleman has three small dogs – therefore a tolerance of dogs is essential).

Shift Pattern:

  • 00–20.00 day shift
  • 00-24.00 + sleepover (24.00–08.00) – 24 hour shift
  • 00-08.00 waking night shift
  • You will be working within a small team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis. Flexibility is essential.

 Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay, Company Sick Pay, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Paid DBS checks, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Payment to attend all Training, Auto Enrol Pension and Personal Development Opportunities

About You:

  • You will be vibrant and positive and able to take direction but also use your own initiative.
  • You will be motivational and have good hygiene standards and with good communication skills.
  • You will be reliable, flexible, trustworthy and respectful.
  • Experience is not necessary as full training will be provided.

About us: TCC provide specialist care teams for individuals who live within their own homes. Our client base is varied and includes Spinal Cord Injury, Acquired Brain Injury and other Neurological Conditions.

Closing Date for applications: Friday 10 April 2020

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