Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Full Time Waking Night Carer/Support Worker Required in Penzance

We are recruiting Support Workers / Carers to join a specialist care team. You will be supporting a gentleman who has a Spinal Cord Injury and lives in his own home in Penzance.

The Role:

  • Provide all aspects of personal care and spinal cord injury care, including bowel care
  • Support in attending appointments and therapies
  • Support in social activities
  • Assist with domestic tasks, food preparation and pet care

About you:

  • The right candidates will be caring, understanding, tactile, flexible and reliable; with a good sense of humour and a get up and go attitude.
  • You must be tolerant of dogs, and comfortable to be around them
  • 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 not essential for this role.
  • Please note that this is a completely non-smoking environment

Shift Pattern:

  • Working 12 hour waking night shifts of 2000-0800
  • Induction training takes place during the day and you must be able to attend this.
  • You will be working within a small team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis. You may also be required to cover occasional day shifts.

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

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 13 December 2019

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

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