Home Care Support Worker - Henley on Thames
About The Role
Based in a retirement village you will be providing care to residents in the village. You will also be a part of our rapid response service and responsible for answering call bells should the resident on the village require urgent support. You'll perform a variety of tasks according to the Person Centred Care Plan, this may change periodically dependent upon the needs and wishes of the customer. We're committed to giving you the best start possible and you will receive thorough training, including shadow training with an Experienced Worker before being expected to work alone.
Our team is growing and we have immediate opportunities for people to join us working either full or part-time. A full-time contract will be 40hrs per week while part-time can be flexible although we do ask for a commitment of 16 hrs per week as a minimum.
The needs of our customers can vary greatly, some will be in need of personal care to help them get up and dressed on a morning, bathing, taking medication and ensuring their nutritional needs are met. Others require domestic support, so you'll help them out around the house with general housework, laundry and shopping. Some customer just need a little support to help them remain active socially, you might accompany them to activities such as local clubs or on days out.
As a Carer, you'll value kindness above all and keep the client at the heart of everything you do. Our aim is to ensure that our clients receive the highest standard of care to live well independently. By joining us, you'll have a wonderful opportunity to support with all aspects of day to day living and see first hand the difference you make to the lives of those you care for. Ideally you'll have previous experience in a care environment but this is not essential. Above all you'll be reliable, have a kind and caring attitude, a desire to help others and a flexible approach to work. You'll be friendly and approachable with the ability to quickly build rapport and put people at ease, always having respect for those you care for and their dignity.
Previous experience as a Senior Carer/Trainee Nursing Assistant at a minimum would be required.
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