Emerson Park, London
We have an opportunity for a waking night support worker to join a new specialist care team. You will be assisting a gentleman with a Spinal Cord Injury following a road traffic accident, which has resulted in the need for assistance. This gentleman lives in the Emerson Park area.
The successful candidate will be required to provide all aspects of personal care including catheter care and bowel management including unprompted skin checks.
You will be expected to complete domestic duties (including laundry) and assist with pet care therefore, it is essential that the successful candidate is comfortable around dogs.
The successful candidate must be reliable and confident and have a person-centred approach, able to take responsibility and initiate tasks. Previous care experience in personal care, toileting and feeding and moving & handling would be desirable.
Shift Patterns: • 4 days on and 3 days off (8pm-8am)
• You will be working within a team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays.
• Hourly pay: £11.00 per hour, rising after a successful probation period.
5.6 weeks holiday is awarded per year as standard (pro rata for part time positions). Employees are also able to join the Company Pension scheme after 3 months’ service, subject to the rules of the scheme, as well as our Cash Back Health Plan after completion of a successful probation period.
If you are interested in applying please send a covering letter and your CV to email@example.com or please ring the office on: 0345 241 5565 to request an application form.
(The position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and is exempt from the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974)