Support Worker Leeds

Recruiter
Complete Care Agency Limited
Location
Leeds
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
06 Feb 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Worker LS27 (Ref: BP)

About Complete Care Agency

Complete Care Agency aims to provide care for people who need assistance with their activities of daily living. By providing good quality care we hope to help improve the quality of life for service users, carers and their families. Our care is tailored to the individual requirements of each service user.

Training is provided to staff to ensure that care services are delivered to a high standard and meet the needs of the service users. This also ensures the safety and wellbeing of customers is maintained to a high level.

As one of our support workers you will receive:

·8 day paid induction course at our in house training academy and Paid shadowing

·Competitive hourly pay

·Up to 28 days Paid holiday

·Free uniform

·Workplace pension scheme

·Regular refresher training

·On-going personal development with a career pathway

Role of the Support Worker

Our support workers need to be friendly, caring and supportive towards service users. Many of the tasks carried out are of a personal and intimate nature.

Our support workers are located in the community, usually at the service users’ homes. The purpose of the role is to enable service users to access and take part in a full range of community activities.

This post involves

·Assisting in the preparation and implementation of a wide range of activities

·Assistance with eating, toileting, bathing or showering, dealing with incontinence etc

·Providing written reports and records

·Assisting colleagues at times of staff shortage by covering sessions, annual leave, sick leave etc.

Shift Patterns

Full Time and Part Time positions available

07.00 – 15.00

14.00 – 22.00

21.00 – 08.00 Waking Nights

You need to be

Honest, reliable and trustworthyHave good listening and communication skillsHave empathy for service users’ situationsBe committed to working as part of a teamPhysically fit and in good healthHappy to work in a diverse multi-cultural societyBe aware of the varied needs of people in the communityReliable - this is essential as people’s lives are affected by our servicesWilling to do mandatory training and updates as requiredYou Must be a car driver with a full clean licence and your own transport

Being a carer is not glamorous and it’s definitely not easy, but it could be one of the most rewarding jobs you will ever do.

We are a local home care company with strong values and beliefs who like to look after their own and are well respected by other health care professionals.

Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9


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