Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Part Time Support Worker / Carer Required in Queniborough for 24 hours per week

We are currently recruiting for Support Workers/Carers to support a lady who has a high level spinal cord injury and resulting respiratory issues. She is living in her own home in the Queniborough area.

About the role:

  • You will support this lady in all aspects of daily living, which will include personal care, bowel and bladder care, respiratory care and medication administration.
  • Support the lady in seeing her animals (horses, dogs and pigs) on a daily basis (including Winter) which is a focus within her family life.
  • Provide support in social activities and interests, as well as holidays and trips away from home.
  • Assist with domestic duties including daily food preparation

Shift Pattern:

  • You will be required to work predominantly 12 hour day shifts. The role is for 2 x shifts per week (24 hours)
  • However you will also be required to work occasional 12 hour night shifts when the team requires additional cover.
  • Working within a team who will provide 24 hour care. Flexibility will be required, and this will include some weekend and bank holiday working on a rota basis.

About You:

  • We are seeking individuals with excellent communication skills, along with a respectful, honest and trustworthy nature. You will be flexible in cover and support within the team; as well as reliable, motivated and committed in your duties.
  • You must have an interest in animals, ideally horses and dogs, and enjoy outdoor life as you will assist with animal care in all seasons and all weather.
  • Previous care experience is not essential as full, specialist training will be provided

Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay, Company Sick Pay, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Payment to attend all Training, Auto Enrol Pension Scheme, Personal Development Opportunities

Closing Date for applications: Monday 6 January 2020

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

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