Weekend Support Worker/Care Assistant

Cordant Care
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Fantastic care opportunity available in Kettering supporting a gentleman who has had a stroke resulting in having a tracheostomy put in. Supporting him with tracheostomy care, peg feeding, convene care, personal care, dressing and undressing, manual handling including turning in the night, attending to appointments and assisting in paperwork. Carers should be positive, energetic and able to communicate effectively with a client who is nonverbal. We need someone to start immediately for the short calls Monday to Sunday 0730-0930, 1400-1430, 1600-1630 and long days on Saturday and Sunday. Shifts available: Monday to Sunday Days: 0730-0930 1400-1430 1600-1630 Saturday and Sunday Nights: 1900-0730 Full/Part time hours Must be able to work alternate weekends Competitive pay Driver preferably (Drivers must have a Clean Licence) Care Assistant Benefits: Free Mandatory and Specialist training Weekly pay Pension Scheme Paid Holiday/Sick/Maternity and Paternity Flexible working hours to suit you and your individual needs An office team who pride themselves in being supportive to each individual carer's needs What do we look for from you? Flexibility Punctuality Caring and Polite Able to fill out Daily Care Logs, Medication Charts and other forms. Able to liaise with professionals such as GP's, District Nurses, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist. Any family members and the office. Knowledgeable in the care industry including Stroke and Tracheostomy care. Good communication skills Previous experience Please note that all applicants need to be able to provide us with: Eligibility documents to work in the UK Full employment history 3 years reference history If you have any questions, or would like to find out more about what we can offer you, please visit our website www.cordantcare.com or call our office on 01923 801 818. You can also keep up to date with the latest developments in care by liking and following our Facebook and Twitter pages. Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66885641

More jobs like this