Home Care Support Worker

Employer
Sunderland Home Care Associates 20/20 Ltd
Location
Sunderland, UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
9 Oct 2020

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Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
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Job Description

Recruiting now for a number of vacancies! Free comprehensive training, 5.6 weeks Paid Holidays, Double Time for Bank Holidays, company mobile phone plus free company shares and bonuses!

Title of Post - HOME SUPPORT WORKERS - IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS CASTLETOWN, HYLTON CASTLE TOWN END FARM, DOWNHILL, RED HOUSE, WITHERWACK, MARLEY POTTS, THORNEY CLOSE, GRINDON, HENDON & RYHOPE. CAR DRIVER PREFERRED BUT NOT ESSENTIAL Full time & Part time.

FULL TIME CARE DRIVER REQUIRED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS - MONKWEARMOUTH, ROKER AND FULLWELL.

The Company - SHCA is a fully employee owned local company with a strong 'people before profit' ethos. It was formed in 1994 with a team of 20 people providing home care services. We now employ nearly 400 staff in the area.

Any profits are spent on providing a better service & towards rewarding our staff. We also support local community projects & we have donated to many good causes.

Staff get free shares in the company & usually summer and Christmas bonuses. Employee ownership gives employees a real stake in the company, increasing their commitment and helping to raise staff retention and the quality of service provided.

Purpose of the Post - To enable vulnerable adults to stay in their own homes and live a more independent and fulfilling lifestyle.

Principal Duties - To uphold the rights and dignity of all clients and to respect their privacy and confidentiality.
To encourage independence and support the wishes of clients.
To look after the welfare and personal care of clients assigned to you.
To assist with the mobility, feeding, washing/bathing and dressing of clients in a sensitive manner.
To prepare meals.
To perform household tasks including, dusting, vacuuming, clean kitchen surfaces and sink, clean cooker top after preparing meals, clean bath, shower and toilet, clean inside windows (without climbing), dustpan and brush on stairs if vacuum won't reach, wet mop floors, ironing and laundry.
To supervise the prompting/administration of prescribed medication.
To perform any other duty to ensure the reasonable comfort of the client.

SHCA are an Equal Opportunities employer.

Salary: £9.00 to £9.30 hour

Benefits:
  • Profit sharing/share options
  • Bonus scheme

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