Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Full Time Carer/Personal Assistant Required in the Winchester Area

We have an exciting opportunity for a carer to assist and support a fun loving and intelligent young woman, who has a neurological condition, in attending the University of Winchester, where she is studying English Literature with Creative Writing.

During term time she will be living in halls of residence in Winchester. During student holidays and occasional weekends she will spend time at her family home in Worthing.

This role will include providing personal care, medication administration, physiotherapy, hydrotherapy, domestic tasks (including cooking and cleaning), social support, and supporting attendance at university.

About You:

  • You must be flexible in your thoughts, adaptable to any situation, self-motivated, and reliable. A sense of humour and fun-loving outlook on life is a must
  • A manual driving licence is preferred but not essential.
  • You must be prepared to travel to Worthing during holidays and occasional weekends, for family home visits. Travel expenses will be paid to Worthing.
  • Previous experience with medication and personal care would be advantageous, but not essential as full specialist training will be given.

Shift Pattern: Winchester

  • 12 hour day shifts and 12 hour waking night shifts
  • You will be working within a team providing care and support all year round. The shifts are on a rota basis and will include working some weekends and bank holidays.

Shift Pattern: Worthing

  • 16 hour day with 8 hour sleepover (24 hour shift)
  • You will be working within a team providing care and support all year round. The shifts are on a rota basis and will include working some weekends and bank holidays.

Rate of pay:

  • £10.00 per hour days and waking nights, and £60.00 per sleepover
  • Travel costs (mileage/ train ticket) will be paid for travel when the lady is at her family home in Worthing.

Staff 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.

Closing Date for applications: Friday 4 October 2019

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

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