Health Care Assistant Job at Solsken Limited in Uttoxeter
We are currently seeking experienced Health care assistants to join a dedicated team of healthcare professionals in the Uttoxeter ST14 8 area to support an individual with motor neurone disease in their own home. Experience in supporting adults with motor neurone disease is desirable but not essential as all training will be provided by our team of experienced and qualified personnel.
In return for your dedication and commitment to both Solsken’s values and principles and the individual you support, Solsken will provide every opportunity for you to progress, excel and develop in your desired role.
9 hour days and 12 hour waking night shifts
Key role & responsibilities:
Keep the individual well and safe by being responsive, caring and aware of the individuals needs at all times
Provide appropriate levels of healthcare as trained, keeping the individual’s health and well being as your focal point at all times.
Empower the individual to learn new skills and complete tasks with supervision
Keep the individual mentally and physically active
Effective liaison between the individual, their family, healthcare professionals, management team and your team to provide a consistent approach that meets the needs of the individual
Promote opportunities to engage in activities to stimulate and engage the individual – be creative!
Monitoring and maintaining records
Provide help with aspects of personal care
Provide respite, support for the guardians/parents of the individual
Enhanced DBS check (Preferably on the update service)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Have 2 satisfactory references
Have a full and valid UK drivers license
At least 1 years experience as a Support worker/Care assistant
Ability to work as a team as well as individually
Be eligible to work in the UK
Qualified – Level 2/3 health and social care diploma
What can you expect from Solsken Limited:
Excellent pay rates
Flexible working hours and shifts
Career progression opportunities
Ongoing training to facilitate improvement and progression
Great support system and management
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: £9.50 to £11.50per hour
Solsken Limited is a family run Health Care provider. Over the recent years we have observed a need for a bespoke community service for individuals who require complex care or respite service in their own homes. To fulfil this need, we have formed a team of experienced professionals who will offer new, effective and innovative methods to keep individuals safe, cared for and protected within the community. We intend to provide a well led, responsive service with professionals who understand the importance of person centred care and support.
Part-time hours: 25 – 35 per week
Expected start date: 16/12/2020
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: £9.50-£11.50 per hour
- Uttoxeter, Staffordshire (Preferred)
Company: Solsken Limited
Company Location: Uttoxeter