Care Assistant

Recruiter
2m Employment
Location
England, Hampshire, Farnborough
Salary
Up to £10.00 per hour
Posted
20 Aug 2019
Closes
03 Sep 2019
Ref
2M-MM12990
Contact
2M Employment Solutions
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

CARE ASSISTANT / CARER / HEALTH CARE WORKER
LOCATION Farnborough, Aldershot, Camberley & Farnham
JOB HOURS Flexible contracts depending on the needs of the business 16 - 40 hours per week
Rate of pay is from £10 an hour weekday and weekend rate + 30 pence per mile for travelling.

DRIVERS ONLY - YOU NEED TO DRIVE YOUR OWN CAR FOR THIS JOB ROLE

JOB PURPOSE
* To look after the physical, emotional, cultural and social needs of the Clients using a person centred approach
* To observe and promote the Client's choice, independence, dignity, privacy, fulfilment and other rights
* To create and maintain good professional relationships with Clients, their family and friends and other professionals
* To actively support other Care Workers
* To adhere to all regulatory and statutory obligations and Goodwill and Hope policies, procedures and guidelines
* To actively market Goodwill and Hope and promote a positive, personal and professional profile, ensuring the good reputation of Goodwill and Hope at all times

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Care provision
* To provide personal care and support to Clients with a wide range of needs, illnesses and disabilities
* To know and understand the care and support of the Client
* To undertake the tasks detailed in the Client's care and support plan using a person centred approach and in the least intrusive way
* To encourage the independence and motivation of the Client and not foster dependent behaviour
* To provide input into the care and support plans of Clients by regularly feeding back to the Field Care Supervisor

Care assistant job description -

* To assist Clients getting up in the morning and going to bed at night
* To assist Clients to wash, bath and shower
* To assist Clients to dress and undress
* To assist Clients to look after their skin, teeth, hair and nails
* To assist Clients with toileting, continence management and personal hygiene
* To assist Clients with their medication at the agreed level of support and as detailed in their Medication Care Needs Assessment
* To prepare food and drink for the Client, being aware of the Client's choice, likes/dislikes, nutritional needs and cultural requirements
* To provide light general household domestic duties, including housework and laundry, as detailed in the care plan or instructed by Management
* To use manual handling equipment safely and correctly
* To take responsibility for the safe handling of property and equipment belonging to the Client
* To maintain good communication and develop effective working relationships with Clients
* To provide companionship to the Client, actively talking and listening to them about their interests
* To help the Client to maintain contact with their family and friends
* To accompany the Client on trips into the community
* To assist the Client to manage their personal affairs
* To ensure as safe as possible the living environment for the Client, whilst respecting the Client's choice and rights to.

Recording and reporting
* To maintain detailed accurate records in respect of care and medication support given and tasks undertaken
* To regularly read care and support plans, acknowledging changes
* To protect the confidentiality of all information relating to the Client and not divulge information to anyone who is not authorised to receive it.

Goodwill & Hope are a family run business with over 10 years' experience in offering the best possible care to our clients and their families. We feel strongly about providing all of our clients with a personal care service that meets their changing needs, as well as allowing them to lead a fulfilling life and maintain thie r independence as much as possible.

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