Home Care Worker - Stalybridge - Tameside - Dukinfield

Recruiter
Medacs Healthcare
Location
Dukinfield
Salary
£7.80 - £11.70/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Domiciliary Home Carers - Stalybridge
As this is a mobile role, you must hold a full UK driving license and have unrestricted access to a vehicle.
Why Medacs Healthcare?
With an enviable reputation for delivering high quality homecare services, and providing person centred support for the elderly and vulnerable in their own homes, we design and deliver, customised homecare packages to promote independence, well-being, dignity and quality of life.
As well as being committed to caring for our clients, Medacs Healthcare also cares for its staff, offering ongoing training and support as required, the opportunity to enrol for further Health & Social Care qualifications e.g. NVQ's/QCF and specialist one to one training from our in-house training team. We also offer the opportunity for career progression and we offer highly competitive rates of pay with a generous "refer a friend" scheme and enrolment in the company pension scheme
Duties will include:
Providing personal care, to include bathing, showering, toileting, assisting to dress and undress, emptying and cleaning commodes, catheter care, incontinence pads etc.Assisting with medication either by offering a verbal prompt, physical assistance or, on some occasions, full administration.Preparing meals of choice appropriate to the Service User's dietary needs.Light Housework, i.e. bed making, laundry, dishes, emptying bins and any other ad-hoc duties.Manual handling as and when required to include using a hoist, glide/slide sheets, banana board etc.Documentation - completing daily support records, medication records, mars charts and financial records - you must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.Full time and part time hours availableShift Patterns are 07.00 am - 14.00pm or 15.30pm - 22.00pmAll our care workers are required to work alternate weekendsYou must be honest, hardworking, and flexible and have a genuine desire to promote the independence of vulnerable adults in our communities, be an excellent team player and have a compassionate and caring nature.Medacs Healthcare offer highly competitive rates of pay, flexible working hours, fully enhanced DBS checks (refundable after 100 hours), ongoing training and support with the opportunity for further education i.e. NVQ/QCF and the opportunity for career progression if required.If you believe this is the job for you, please contact the Recruitment Team for information and to discuss our recruitment process further on 0161 888 2635.