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 Thurmaston

We have an exciting opportunity for Support Workers / Carers to join a specialist care team in Thurmaston. You will be supporting a gentleman, living in his family home, who has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy resulting in complex care needs.

The Role:

  • Assistance with personal care, medication management, moving and handling (including hoisting)
  • Handling respiratory equipment and assisting with respiratory needs
  • Support in attending hospital appointments, therapies and social activities
  • Provide domestic tasks and food preparation

About you:

  • The right candidates will be open and friendly; combining an enthusiastic and bubbly outlook along with excellent communication skills and the ability to follow direct instructions.
  • You will have good team work and interpersonal skills; as well as the ability to take a step back during quieter periods.
  • 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 and therefore previous care experience is advantageous but not essential for this role.

Shift Pattern:

  • Working a combination of; 0900-2100 day shifts, 2100 – 0900 waking night shifts and 2100 – 0900 sleepover shifts.
  • Flexibility in working a variety of shift patterns will be required, you must be able to work both days and nights.
  • You will be working within a small team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis.

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

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: Monday 28 October 2019

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

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