Female Home Care Support Worker

Zoek Pin Manchester, Greater Manchester, England

Unspecified (Full time)

Posted 3 days ago

Job details
Posting date: 15 November 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: ######
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 02 December 2021
Location: Droylsden, Manchester
Company: Creative Support
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 50179

Summary
We make a difference to the lives of older people in your local Droylsden community.

So can you.

If you are caring and compassionate individual and want a role where you can make an impact in a fun way with a great team, whilst building on your career, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for enthusiastic, caring Female Home Care Support Workers to provide outreach support to older adults living in their own homes within the Droylsden area. With your support we can reduce social isolation and support older people to access activities in the local community. We help our clients to live full and healthy lives in their own home near to their loved ones.

This is an excellent opportunity to engage closely with those you will support and to develop your own skills and experience, working closely with the district nursing team and health professionals. Working in our integrated care team will allow you to launch your career and build on your skills.
Though relevant experience of working with older adults in a care environment is valued, you do not need prior experience to apply for this role. We are seeking individuals with a duty of care who are able to positively contribute to the lives and experiences of the residents we support and who work well as part of a wider support team.
Visits to resident’s homes are all within the local Droylsden area with a maximum of five minutes travel time between each home. You will be paid for all worked hours and for mileage/travel expenses between homes.

The ability to drive is preferred and this role is open only to female candidates due to the needs of the residents you will be working with.

Home Care Support Worker Duties:
-Provision of personal care to residents in their own homes,
-Provide support to individuals with cooking and cleaning,
-Medication administration,
-Developing and sustaining warm and trusting relationships with residents,
-Helping residents to enjoy and engage with local community activities

Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs. Join our team as a Home Care Support Worker within our Droylsden service in Tameside.

Benefits of working with Creative Support:

• A one-off bonus of £100 upon successful completion of the 4-month probationary period.
• Competitive pay and a pension with company contribution and 28 days annual leave,
• Company paid enhanced DBS for all staff
• Free employee support programme
• All our staff are supported 24/7 by our out-of-hours teams
• Support to complete the nationally recognised Care Certificate and Social Care Diploma

We expect all applicants to Creative Support to have had at least their first Covid 19 vaccination prior to starting employment with us and to be committed to having the second vaccination within a 3 month period.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Silver award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures.

Gender is considered and essential requirement of this role - Exempt from the Equalities Act 2010

Proud member of the Disability Confident employer scheme

About Disability Confident
A Disability Confident employer will generally offer an interview to any applicant that declares they have a disability and meets the minimum criteria for the job as defined by the employer. It is important to note that in certain recruitment situations such as high-volume, seasonal and high-peak times, the employer may wish to limit the overall numbers of interviews offered to both disabled people and non-disabled people. For more details please go to Disability Confident.

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