Support Worker/Care Assistant

Select Healthcare
£15,000 - £19,999
11 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Part Time
Support Worker/Care Assistant -Baschurch Care, Shrewsbury, Shrophshire

Baschurch Care - Shrewsbury - £8.00

Care Home: Baschurch Care
Location: Shrewsbury
Salary: £8.00

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Support Workers to join the friendly and dedicated team at Baschurch Care - Shrewsbury to support residents with learning disabilities, mental health needs, physical disabilities and complex needs. This includes individuals who require support with medication, midazolam, diabetes, epilepsy, autism, enteral feeding, dysphagia, sensory impairments as well as behaviours which are described as challenging.

Baschurch care is made up of three separate homes on one site, Briery Lodge, The Coach House and Old Vicarage.

Full time/ Part time positions available.

Shifts over a 7 day working rota, working every second weekend. May be required to cover the occasional night shift.

Key Responsibilities

    Provides support and encouragement to service users in all areas / activities of daily living, including personal care.Ensures the respect, dignity and rights to privacy of service users as far as possible.Acts as a key worker for an identified service user, or designated group.Works with the care and support team to deliver high standards of service to achieve planned goals.Ensures housekeeping tasks are completed, including ironing.
Person Profile

    Health and social care related qualifications e.g. NVQ Level 2 or equivalent or willing to work towards this.Experience of working in the healthcare/social care environment e.g. support worker, care assistant or similar roles.Confident and self-motivating with a willingness to learn and develop skills.Ability to establish rapport with residents and respond appropriately to their needs.Responsible, organised and reliable.Ability to work well under pressureFull driving licence is desirable
Job Type: Full-time

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