Support Worker

Lowry Recruitment Ltd
Knutsford, Cheshire East
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker – Knutsford - £8.00 per hour – 36 hours a week – days / nights - permanent

We are looking for experienced care staff flexible to work days and nights. You will be working in a large nursing home situated in one of Knutsford’s most pleasant locations, less than half a mile from the pretty town centre conservation area and with good road and rail links. You will be joining a fantastic group of homes, whose person-centred approach to care relies on the dedication and passion of our employees, who we expect to go the extra mile to improve the home experience and generate a relaxed and informal community within our homes.
You will be tasked with assisting with the resident’s care plan, supervising the caring team, delivering the highest standards of personalised care to residents. Ensure that at all times residents are treated with respect and dignity, and that individual’s rights to privacy, dignity, independence and choice are met.
Key Responsibilities
·To provide the highest level of personal care and attention to residents, following individual care plans carefully and ensuring that all contact is polite, friendly, warm and supportive.
·To act as a key worker for a named group of residents, ensuring that these responsibilities are carried out in full.
·36 hour contracts available
·Hours of work 8am-8pm / 8pm-8am
·Ability to work both days and nights – must be flexible (essential)
·Excellent public transport links
Person specification
·Experience of working in a caring environment
·Minimum of 1 year relevant experience (Caring for the elderly).

This is a fantastic opportunity, please apply online in the first instance. Please note due to the expected high level of applications, if you do not hear back within 5 working days your application has been