Support Worker - Ealing

Recruiter
FRCE Recruitment Group
Location
London
Salary
£8.50 - £9.50/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Care Workers - Regular Hours - Immediate Start!!**
Support Workers required for ongoing temporary and permanent assignments based in and around West London supporting Elderly and Dementia clients in residential settings or nursing homes. Full time regular hours available, highest rates paid for care workers who hold an NVQ or equivalent qualification in Care & Support
Useful client group experience we would look for in a support worker would include Dementia, Alzheimer's and caring for older people. It would be preferable if you have experience of Peg Feeding, Administering Medication, Epilepsy Awareness, Mild Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and/or Physical Disabilities.

Support Worker typical duties will involve assisting the residents to bathe, get dressed, prepare light meals and undertake social activities. You may also accompany the individuals in the community and attend appointments, or just be there to provide companionship throughout the day.

You should be an effective communicator with a caring approach, and understand the importance of providing support with dignity. You must be willing to work across a Rota pattern which may include some weekend and evening work.

You should be physically fit due to the need for safe moving & handling of residents, occasionally using equipment to assist you (eg hoists or wheelchairs) and you should therefore have up to date Moving & Handling training. FRCE can assist with training if required.

You will have a good knowledge of safeguarding and adopt a person centered approach to the care and support you deliver.

If you have a DBS that is registered with the online update service, we can offer you work more quickly.

You will:
* Have at least 6 months experience as a care assistant or care worker or support worker
* Hold a valid DBS (Conducted in the last 12 months) or registered with the online update service
* Be able to work a shift pattern across mornings, evenings, nights, weekends
* Be passionate about working in care, flexible and adaptable

For more information in the strictest of confidence e-mail Alfie at (url removed)

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