Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Full Time Support Worker required to join an existing team in the Rutland area

We have an exciting opportunity for a further Support Worker to join an existing team working with a gentleman who has a spinal cord injury, and is living with his wife in their own home in the Rutland area.

About the role:

  • All aspects of personal care, including bowel and bladder care and medication administration.
  • Support and assistance in social activities, therapies, and holidays in the UK and abroad.
  • Assist with domestic tasks and food preparation, shopping and light gardening duties.
  • Assisting with pet care (this gentleman has a house tortoise that you will be required to lift in and out of the tank).

Shift Pattern:

  • 00–22.00 + sleepover (22.00–08.00) – working 2 x 24 hour shifts together (approximately 10 days per month).
  • 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 must hold a full driving licence and be a confident driver.
  • You will be looking for a long-term commitment.
  • You will be reliable, flexible and respectful. You will be able to take direction and also be able to use your own initiative.
  • 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 28 February 2020

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

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