Residential Care Officer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Newcastle
Salary
18000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual + GBP18000 - GBP20000/annum
Posted
18 Feb 2019
Closes
18 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Pin Point are recruiting for a permanent Residential Care Officer working with adults with profound and multiple disabilities in a residential setting. Our client has an excellent and validated track record of providing high quality outcomes focused support services to a wide range of client groups. For this role, you will be responsible for providing high quality care in a residential setting for people with profound disabilities.

The Role:

As a Residential Care Officer you will work within the Residential Home to work in ways that enable service users to achieve in all areas of life. You will be responsible for safeguarding individuals and ensuring their safety at all times. Personal Care and Medication Administration will be included in the role as well. You will support the service users with daily activities and with independent supported living. You will use a person-centred approach and use effective communication skills to motivate and understand the service user.

About You:

- Diploma level 3 Health and Social Care or an equivalent or be willing to work towards this. - Experience of working with adults with multiple disabilities - Work flexibly to meet the needs of the service - DBS on Update Service is Ideal but not essential - Driving Licence is ideal but not essential - Excellent communication skills - Ability to work proactively within a team and independently