Tracheostomy Support Worker / Care Assistant

Cordant Care
£8.75 - £9 per hour
13 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Fantastic care opportunity available in Watford supporting a client with a Tracheostomy, PEG, who is nonverbal and uses oxygen and a nebulizer. Supporting them with manual handling, personal care, tracheotomy and PEG feeding care, supporting with oxygen and nebulizer, dressing and undressing, activities throughout the day and housework. Carers should be positive, energetic and able to communicate effectively with a client who is nonverbal. This package will start at the end of October. We need to recruit a full care team to support this package. Shifts available: To be confirmed but there are days, nights and 1 hour double up calls. 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 Tracheostomy, PEG and use of oxygen and a nebulizer. 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 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

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