SUPPORT WORKER - Falmouth

Recruiter
Caring People
Location
Falmouth
Salary
£9.00 - £9.20/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
FULL AND PART TIME SUPPORT WORKERS / CARERS REQUIRED IN FALMOUTHRate of Pay: £9.00 per hour and £60.00 per sleepoverWe have an opportunity for support workers/carers to form a new care team, working with a gentleman who has an acquired brain injury and lives in his own home in Falmouth. You will be supporting the gentleman in integrating into the community through social activities and therapies, as well as assisting with cleaning, shopping, cooking and budgeting. Personal care is not required within this role.Shift Pattern: Each shift is a 24 hour shift, formed of a long day and sleepover. Part time team members must be able to complete one 24 hour shift per week.You will be working within a self-sufficient team, shifts are allocated on a rota basis including some weekend and bank holiday working.About You: The right candidate must be reliable, trustworthy, and calm natured with an outgoing and motivated personality, and a good sense of humour. You MUST hold a driving licence, and previous experience in working with brain injury is essential.This is NOT a domiciliary care job - you will be working and supporting 1 client who lives in her own home.This is NOT an agency job, you will be permanently employed by a company who provides specialist care teams for individuals who live within their own homes. The client base is varied and includes Spinal Cord Injury, Acquired Brain Injury and other Neurological Conditions. You would have guaranteed contracted hours (part time or full time). Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay, Company Sick Pay, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Payment to attend all Training.