Support Worker - ABI in Middlesbrough at Voyage Care
Date Posted: 10/8/2019 Apply Not ready to Apply?
* Employee Type: Full-Time * Location: Middlesbrough * Job Type: Healthcare * Experience: Not Specified * Date Posted: 10/8/2019
Job Family: Support Worker
Location: Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire
Pay Rate (£): 8.80
Vacancy Reference: 021519
Shift patterns - Days, Nights, Night sleeps and Weekend work available both full and part time posts.
Bank & 16 hours & Full time permanent contracts available
Starting Wage - £8.80 per hour
About this Job -
An exciting opportunity has arisen for support worker to provide adult with additional medical needs within the home in Middlesbrough and the surrounding area.
You will contribute to the effective and efficient delivery of care for patients with additional health needs, alongside their families and significant others.
Your role will be to ensure that the adult has their personal and healthcare needs met at home.
You will be required to follow the instructions of the care plans ensuring dignity and safety.
The post holder will need to be dynamic, innovative, forward thinking and confident to sensitively challenge conventional thinking.
You will also be required to: * Communicate effectively with the company, patients and their families. * To record and report on Health and care needs. * To ensure that additional needs receive appropriate care as directed from the specialists involved in their care. * To attend and participate in mandatory training as directed by company policy and the clinical manager. * Be aware of the national, regional and company policies and procedures relating to Safeguarding, health and safety, confidentiality and data protection and report concerns to an appropriate person. * Contribute to the overall ethos/work/aims of the company * Demonstrate and promote commitment to equal opportunities and to the eliminations of behaviour and practices that could be discriminatory.
To provide care of a medical nature such as: * Manage and administer Medications * Epilepsy care and management * Manage and administer emergency medications * Moving and handling needs * Maintain accurate and confidential health records
Driver with their own car.
The ideal candidate will have experience in care and working with adults.
We offer a great range of benefits which include:- 1. Paid DBS, Training & Holidays **
1. Salary scale /progression if you want it 2. Life insurance & Pension Scheme 3. Cycle to work scheme 4. Retail rewards & savings 5. Long service awards 6. Refer a friend from £250 - £750 (T&C's Apply)
** Should your employment with Voyage Care terminate for any reason within the first 3 months of your employment start date, the full cost of the DBS will be repayable back to us. Deducted from your final salary.
Benefits are dependent on contract type
No experience is necessary as all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support which is fully funded by Voyage. What's more you'll be paid to attend all of your training courses and receive great rewards.
You'll join the team working on a rota that includes early, late, weekend, night and Bank Holiday shifts.
This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.
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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.
* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010