Location: Basingstoke

Salary: £8.63ph

Expiry date: 28/02/2018 11:40:00

Job Description

FitzRoy are now looking to recruit a Learning Disability Reablement Care Worker to join our fantastic team in Basingstoke.

Our Domiciliary branch are looking for a Reablement Care Worker to join on a part time basis (25 hours). You will be supporting adults with learning disabilities to live independently in their homes.

As Reablement Support Worker you will provide intensive short term support to one person at a time. This support could be for a couple of weeks or a couple of months. You will support adults with learning disability to gain confidence and independence with everyday tasks.

Vacancies available:

  • Part Time – 25 hours
  • Bank (zero hours casual contract)
  • Shifts can include early's (from 7am), lates (until 10pm) and weekends

Duties include:

  • Social Activities – Accompanying people to health care appointments, day and activity centres, shopping, and social events
  • Practical Support – Administering medication and supporting with domestic tasks such as cooking, shopping and cleaning
  • Personal Care – Support with getting up and getting ready for the day and settling in for the night, washing, bathing, personal hygiene as required

What we look for in our support workers/carers:

  • Reliable and dependable
  • Flexible availability, to include weekends and occasional sleep-ins
  • A sensitive and responsive communicator
  • Respectful towards others
  • Empathetic, understanding and caring attitude
  • Passion for helping others
  • Drivers Licence and vehicle essential – paid mileage, up to 45p per mile

What we offer:

  • £8.63ph with generous enhancements for Bank Holidays, Overtime and Sleep-ins
  • 28 days annual leave – incl. Bank holidays
  • Award winning induction and continuation training programme
  • A generous pension plan (including employer contributions)
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free DBS application

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