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|Title||Direct Care Worker|
|Categories||Care Support Worker|
|Salary||£8.21ph – £9ph|
We are hiring Direct Care Support Workers who are enthusiastic, motivated and care enough to make a difference within the adult health & social care sectors. If you want to work in a unique environment where your efforts will enhance the quality of life for our service users, then we need you.
Fulbridge Social Care require staff teams for numerous shift patterns within care homes.
We offer full support, training and the opportunity to gain qualifications in this field.
Please note that you would be required to complete an enhanced DBS with Fulbridge Social Care and successfully complete one of our induction assessments prior to any placements being offered.
You will be working with individuals that have been placed into the care settings for numerous reasons with an array of disorders, behaviours and needs and therefore require individuals who have the confidence, patience and skill set to successfully work with these individuals and make a positive impact on their lives. In this role, you will be part of a team to support service users throughout the day with basic tasks as supporting with meal preparation, personal care, cleaning and shopping.
Main duties and responsibilities:
Build strong professional relationships with the service users and other members of staff
Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment for service user’s s to live and for you to work
To keep up to date with all communication / information systems
Attend and take an active part in meetings as appropriate
To promote equality, acknowledging individual’s differences
Protect service users from any form of abuse from staff, visitors or service users
Write accurate reports for reviews and keep written records for monitoring purposes
Attend work reliably and punctually and to follow a set shift pattern
Ensure you keep yourself up to date with all procedures and policy changes
Take responsible care for the health and safety of yourself and others
Undertake any other additional duties as required, which are relevant to the post
Ability to form professional relationships with service users
Ability to read and understand written work and to write clear and accurate reports
Ability to communicate clearly and easily with service users in a variety of ways
Ability to go wherever service users want to go and participate in all activities
Ability to work as directed and complete tasks reliably and to a high standard
Ability to participate in training and development
Ability to follow a work pattern and to attend work punctually and reliably
Awareness of what effective teamwork is
Awareness of the general health, safety and welfare of service users
Numerous shift patterns available including:
8am – 11pm + sleep
8am – 4pm
4pm – 11pm
3pm + sleep
11pm – 8am (waking nights)
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