Total Community Care - Specialists in spinal & neurological care

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

Part Time Support Worker Required in Walsall

We have an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker to join a specialist care team. You would be required to work with a gentleman with a Spinal Cord Injury who is living in his family home in the Walsall area.

The Role:

  • All aspects of personal care will be required, along with bowel management and catheter care.
  • Providing support and assistance with social outings, therapy appointments and business functions.
  • Accompanying this gentleman for weekends away on occasion.
  • You will be required to assist with food preparation and general domestic tasks.
  • You will also be required to provide pet care (feeding) on occasion to two cats.

About You:

  • We are looking for candidates who are flexible, reliable, trustworthy, outgoing, proactive and enthusiastic.
  • A full, manual driving licence is required and you must be confident to drive this gentleman’s own vehicle
  • Previous care experience in spinal cord injury would be advantageous but not essential, as you will be provided with specialist training in all areas.

Shift Patterns:

  • Predominantly waking night shifts 2100-0900 (12 hours).
  • During your initial training period while you are becoming competent in this gentleman’s care you will be required to cover day shifts.
  • In times of annual leave and sickness the team must be willing to cover other shift patterns – day shifts 0900-2100 (12 hours) and 0900-1800 (9 hours); Therefore flexibility is essential
  • You will be joining a team who are providing 24/7 support on a rota basis, including weekend and bank holiday working.

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


Closing Date for applications: Monday 23 September 2019

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

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