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Support Workers

Reference Number: 5265


Job Specifications

  • Job LocationLocation: Scunthorpe North Lincolnshire
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: £ 8.45 / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeJob Type: Permanent
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: Rotating Shift Pattern

Job Description

Are you experienced within the care profession?

Are you looking for a new role?

Our client based in Scunthorpe are looking for SUPPORT WORKERS on a permanent basis.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.


Hours of Work

  • 25 – 30 hours per week. Days and Nights

Summary

Responsibilities

  • To meet the day to day individual needs of each client, whilst acknowledging their privacy, dignity and promoting their independence and self-esteem
  • To maintain a healthy and safe environment, achieving the highest standards of care at all times
  • To assist in transporting and supporting people with Dementia to attend activities
  • To assist client with their mobility problems and other mental or physical disabilities such as cognition, continence, assistance in the care and use of aids
  • To assist with the administration of medicine
  • To record accurately in all documentation
  • To encourage and promote clients to maintain and achieve their full potential/independence, through the use of minimal support and supervision, and in recognition of their own abilities
  • To carry out any domestic tasks such as cooking, cleaning, laundry and shopping
  • Help client access community inclusion and/or attend activity sessions arranged by the company
  • To assist and promote acceptable standards of personal hygiene

Education

  • NVQ in Health and Social Care
  • Dementia Friend/Dementia certification or qualification
  • Driving licence and own car

Experience

  • Previous experience within the care setting
  • Experience of supporting older adults

Desired Skills

  • Good timekeeping and attendance is essential
  • Show enthusiasm within the role and a willingness to learn
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Caring nature, willing to undertake any jobs that are required
  • Good observation and communication skills
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Must be familiar with lone working
  • Ability to be flexible with working hours
  • Flexible with hours and days of work

Job Benefits

  • Statutory Holidays
  • Working on a rota
  • Free parking
  • Permanent Position
  • Pension Scheme
  • In house training
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