Social Care

Personal Support Worker

Full Time Permanent

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£11.75 – £12/hour

FULL AND PART TIME SUPPORT WORKERS REQUIRED TO FORM A NEW SPECIALIST TEAM

Rate of Pay: £11.75 per hour days and £82.10 per sleepover

We have an exciting opportunity for Support Workers to form a new specialist care team. You will be supporting a gentleman with a Spinal Cord Injury, living in his family home in Maulden, Bedfordshire.

You will be required to work a combination of 2 types of shift as follows;

08.00 – 22.00 waking day shift
20.00 – 1300 (includes a sleepover between 2200 and 0800)The Role:

You will support this gentleman in all aspects of daily living, which will include personal care (bowel & bladder), moving & handling, hoisting & turning.
Assisting with passive exercises under instruction from the physiotherapist.
Support in attending social activities and interests which include; motor racing, riverside walks and nature reserves.
To provide light domestic duties.About you:

The right candidates will be trustworthy, flexible and reliable with excellent timekeeping and the ability to fit into general family life.
You must have a good command of the English language with good communication skills.
Previous care experience is not essential, as full specialist training is provided throughout your employment.
A full manual driving licence would be preferred but is not essential.
You must be tolerant of dogs and other animals. There is a dog in the home with visiting dogs also.
Please Note: The home and gardens are a strictly non-smoking environment Shift Pattern:

Working a combination of 2 types of shifts; o 08.00 – 22.00 waking day shift

o 20.00 – 1300 (includes a sleepover between 2200 and 0800)

o PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE WILLING TO WORK A COMINATION OF THE ABOVE SHIFTS.

You will be working within a small team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis. Flexibility is essential.
Part-time hours are a minimum of 24 hours per week.About the employer: This employer provide 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.

Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay, Company Sick Pay, Payment to attend all Training, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Paid DBS checks, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Personal Development Opportunities, Cycle to Work Scheme

THIS IS NOT AN AGENCY JOB – IT IS A PERMANENT POSITION WORKING FOR A RESPECTED AND SPECIALIST CARE PROVIDER.

Working in 1 location – the client's own home (so, no travelling between clients).

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £11.75 /hour