Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Full Time Support Worker/Carer required in the Marston Moretaine area (12hr day shifts)

We have an opportunity for a Support Worker / Carer to join a specialist care team in Marston Moretaine.  You will be supporting a young lady with a complex care condition, who is living in her family home.

The Role:

  • Assist with medical tasks including; PEG care, suprapubic catheter, sterile procedures and care of a central line, as well as support with giving injections
  • Provide personal care and symptom management.
  • Support in attending social activities, days out, hospital appointments and therapies
  • Assist in helping the lady to achieve independence along with her lifestyle choices and goals; including a potential return to studying
  • Assist with housework

About you:

  • We are seeking individuals who are intuitive, perceptive, calm, compassionate and reliable; with a good sense of humour and a respectful attitude.
  • You will ideally be motivated by nature, with the ability to help the lady achieve as much independence as possible; using your own initiative when required but recognising the need to take a step back when the situation arises.
  • You must hold a manual driving licence, and be willing to drive the lady’s own vehicle
  • Previous care experience and experience of working within someone’s own home would be advantageous. However; if you have a passion to move in to care work, but are without experience; then please get in touch. We will provide you with full, specialist training in all areas mentioned above and more.

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,

Shift Pattern:

  • 12 hour day shifts working 0800-2000
  • You will be working within a small team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis.

Closing Date for applications: Wednesday 3 February 2021

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