Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Full time and Part time Waking Night Support Worker / Carer required in the Queniborough area

We are currently recruiting for Support Workers/Carers to support a lady who has a high level spinal cord injury and resulting respiratory issues. She is living in her own home in the Queniborough area.

About the role:

  • You will support this lady in all aspects of daily living, which will include personal care, bowel and bladder care, respiratory care and medication administration.
  • Support the lady in seeing her animals (horses, dogs and pigs) on a daily basis (including during the winter months) which is a focus within her family life.
  • Provide support in social activities and interests, as well as holidays and trips away from home.
  • Assist with domestic duties including daily food preparation

Shift Pattern:

  • Day shifts – You must be available to work day shifts while completing shadow shifts and Skills Assessment (£9.50 per hour)
  • WAKING NIGHTS Full time (3 x 12 hour waking night shift) Part time 2 x 12 hour waking nights) You must be prepared to work every other weekend
  • Working within a team who will provide 24 hour care. Flexibility will be required, and this will include some weekend and bank holiday working on a rota basis.

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

About You:

  • We are seeking individuals with excellent communication skills, good timekeeper, along with a respectful, honest and trustworthy nature. You will be flexible in cover and support within the team; as well as reliable, motivated and committed in your duties.
  • You must have an interest in animals, ideally horses and dogs, and enjoy outdoor life as you will assist with animal care in all seasons and all weather.
  • Previous care experience is not essential as full, specialist training will be provided

Closing Date for applications: Monday 2 March 2020

To apply or to request further details please telephone 01858 469790 or email quoting reference GQUEY for further information and an application form. Alternatively you can apply online by clicking the button below:

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