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 to join a specialist team (one 24 hour shift) in the Hatfield area

We have an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker / Carer to join a specialist care team in the Potters Bar/Hatfield area. You will be working with a gentleman, living in his family home, who is physically disabled and wheelchair dependent due to a Spinal Cord Injury. He requires ventilation overnight.

The Role:

  • You will provide all personal care and spinal cord injury care
  • Support in attending social outings including football matches, days out and meeting friends
  • Occasional food preparation
  • Domestic tasks

About you:

  • The right candidates will be caring, motivated, flexible and reliable, with excellent verbal and written communication
  • A mutual interest in films, gaming, music and football would be beneficial
  • Previous care experience is not necessary, as you will receive full specialist training. If you are looking for a change in direction this could be the role for you!
  • A driving licence would be preferable but is not essential
  • Please be aware that there is a pet cat in the home. You would only be required to assist with feeding occasionally, but you should be aware in case of allergies or concerns.

Shift Pattern:

  • 16 hour day shift plus sleepover – a 24 hour shift in total. You will work one shift per week on a rota basis.
  • 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, 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 3 February 2020

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

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