Carer

February 7, 2022
£11 - £12 / hour

Job Description

As a Carer, you will be care matched with your client where you will be supporting them in and around their own home. Our client offers full care certificate training, support and a genuine career pathway to help you fulfil your potential as a Carer.

What we need from you:

  • A caring, empathetic and compassionate nature
  • Dedication, commitment and reliability
  • Some flexibility as you will be supporting people in their own homes
  • Good written and spoken communication skills including fluency in English
  • This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check

Job Description:

  • To provide care in accordance with best practice and legislative requirements, reflecting policies and procedures and agreed standards under the direction of the Senior Carer/Nurse
  • To support and enable Service Users to maintain skills and personal interests whilst delivering person-centred care unique to each individual
  • To maintain skills at a current level, undertake such training and development as required from time-to-time to maintain and progress knowledge

Working Hours: 5 days over 7-day period, with varying shift patterns as agreed with the manager.

Personal Responsibilities:

  • Ensure Service Users are at the heart of care delivery and their wishes and preferences enhance their wellbeing
  • To contribute to the efficient running of the service
  • Support Service Users to maintain their relationships and connections with the local community
  • Ensure Care Plans and other information about how to support Service Users are followed
  • Be responsible for informing the Senior Carer/Nurse of any changes in the needs of Service Users
  • Be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of those individuals they support
  • Develop effective working relationships with other employees of our client
  • Work in cooperation with members of the multi-disciplinary teams to maximise opportunities for Service Users
  • If desired by the Service User, maintain and develop relationships with family, friends and other people important in their life
  • Seek opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • Be a role model for other carers and be an ambassador for the service Be professional, polite and reasonable at all times
  • Knowledge of, and work within, the Fundamental Standards
  • Understand the regulatory framework that governs the service, including the role of CQC and their requirements
  • Commit to achieving the relevant qualifications commensurate with the role
  • Attend statutory training and any other training as directed by management
  • Understand and follow all policies and procedures relevant to the role Be open to learning opportunities

Benefits of working with Semester.co.uk:

  • Free on-going training opportunities upon registering as part of our commitment to you.
  • Competitive Rates of pay
  • In house payroll, providing weekly payments and support
  • Enhanced DBS completed.
  • Support and expert advice from an approachable, dedicated and friendly team
  • An assigned dedicated & experienced consultant
  • Various employment opportunities in your preferred geographical area
  • Flexible hours to meet your needs, full or part time

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