Live in Support Worker - Potters Bar

Caring People
Potters Bar
£9.50 - £9.75/Hour
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
PART TIME - SUPPORT WORKERS / CARERS REQUIRED - 24 hour shift with sleepover (minimum 1 per week) We have an opportunity for Part Time Support Workers / Carers to join a specialist care team.You will be assisting a young male (mid 20's) who lives in Potters Bar area with his family. Has a high level spinal cord injury. You will be joining a very established care team.Rate of pay: £9.50 per hour, £40.40 per sleepoverShift Pattern / Hours: We are looking for part time team members - the shift pattern is a 24 hour shift including a sleepover - and the shifts commence at 2pm.Part time team members would be expected to work one full shift per week. (total of 24 hours per week)You will be working within a team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays. 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. You would be working for a specialist care team for a company who provides support for individuals who live within their own homes. Essential Criteria: The right candidates must be flexible, motivated, reliable and committed. A full, manual driving license is essential and you must be a confident driver as you may be required to drive the clients vehicle. Previous care experience would be advantageous, but is not essential as full specialist training will be provided. Role: The role will include personal care including bowel and bladder, medication administration, accompanying client to social activities, assistance with all aspects of daily living.There will be periods of time spent in the allocated carers room, so somebody who is happy to spend time alone as well as working as part of a team and be at the direction of the client.THIS IS NOT AN AGENCY JOB - IT IS A PERMANENT POSITION WORKING FOR A RESPECTED AND SPECIALIST CARE PROVIDER. Working in 1 location - the gemtleman's own home (no travelling between clients).