Support Worker job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
13974

Pay Rate (ph)
£11.50 - £13.50

Location
Cawston - Norfolk

Work Patterns
Full Time, Part Time, Days, Mornings, Evenings, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays,

Driver Required
Yes

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Job description

Are you looking to expand your skills and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care or do you already have Complex Care experience?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Support Worker to support an elderly gentleman with his care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Support Workers who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user lives in Cawston with his wife and requires care on a part time basis during the day.

He enjoys listening to football and is also a fan of motor racing.

We require applicants of a calm and reassuring nature, who can engage and encourage conversation.

He has some hearing loss, so applicants must be patient, understanding and clearly spoken, allowing this gentleman the time he needs to communicate.

He may use facial expressions to indicate his wants and needs and it important that you are able to recognise these signs.

You will be assisting with his personal care, dressing, mealtime preparation and always ensuring his safety.

Essential Experience Required

  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling

Desirable Experience

  • Knowledge of Parkinson
  • Knowledge of Lewy Body Dementia

We have the following shifts available;

  • Weekend Days
  • 9.30am - 21.30pm

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and really making an impact on his day-to-day life.

Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare?

We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users.

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Full clinical training
  • Opportunity to work with other service users in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development

We need key workers on the front line supporting our service users in the fight against the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated recruitment team on 01902 847111 or email on recruitment@apollohomehealthcare.com to find out more.

Why work for Apollo?

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this.

Just some of the benefits:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Full clinical training
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Onging training & development

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