I am a young man with complex care needs living in the Kings Lynn area. I have Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and I am looking for possibly 2 support worker/health care assistant to join my existing staff team, to support me in my family home. I enjoy playing games on my play station and watching films. I would like someone with similar interests that can support me.
The role includes supporting me with my daily routine including personal care, administering medication and accompanying me on outings and to appointments. Applicants must be willing to undertake moving and handling. Any successful candidate should be able to work in a small team, and in an informal friendly setting.
I am looking for fun outgoing people with good communication skills and a willingness to undertake training to accredited standards. Previous experience of working or volunteering in the care industry preferred but not essential as full Training will be given. Successful candidates will be required to undertake training and regular 3 monthly supervisions.
Times and days:
Total of 35 hours per week can be divided by 2 PAs. Hours are Thursday…3pm – 10pm Friday….8am – 10pm Saturday… 8am – 10pm. Spilt shifts also considered.
Possible Double up shifts to cover Mon – sat - 8am – 10:30am/ 12.30 – 13.30pm/ 20.00 – 22.00pm.
Flexibility to cover annual leave and sickness will be an advantage.
Rate of Pay: £8.70 per hour.
Applicants will be subject to an enhanced disclosure costs to be met by employer.
I am recruiting through HomeCareDirect. Please ring 01246 520038 and quote ref: DW/DH/NOR or please click to apply online.