Support worker- Male only

Recruiter
Kate Raymond Consulting Ltd
Location
Slough
Posted
09 Apr 2019
Closes
12 May 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are currently recruiting for two Full time-Support worker positions within slough.
In this role, you will be supporting the client in their own home with daily life, e.g. helping with personal care, medication, accessing the community. Candidates must be attentive, flexible, patient, with the ability to work to a high standard for the duration of duty.

We work with a variety of clients. The client we are recruiting carers for has a condition called Muscular Dystrophy Limb Girdle, which is a muscle wasting disorder. The client is to a powered wheelchair full time and has very little movement in his body, he needs to be hoisted to transfer in and out of wheelchair or bed. He requires full assistance with ALL tasks such as personal care, meal preparation, feeding, etc.

The role will typically involve:
All aspects of personal care
Light domestic chores
Completing daily records
Provide emotional support
Respect the service users' dignity and choice
Making the client feel comfortable and cared for in their home

Requirements:
Male carers only
Have excellent command of both spoken and written English
Willing to commit to training
Able to work independently, be reliable and dependable
Have an attentive and proactive approach to duties
Basic numeracy skills

Why work for Cardea Healthcare:
Weekly Pay
Competitive rate of pay - starting at £10 per hour
24/7 operational support
Regular supervision, guidance and appraisal
Career development and opportunities for progression
Recognition and awards for work achievements

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