Female Support Worker – Spinal Injury – Ashton Under Lyne
Pulse Community Healthcare are seeking a skilled and compassionate support worker to support our male client living with a spinal injury.
As a support worker the purpose of the role will be to help the client maintain an active lifestyle, attend physiotherapy and attend church regularly. Due to the nature of the client’s condition the successful support worker will be expected to provide personal care, assist with mobility and manage a variety of interventions.
This package involves a variety of shifts including waking nights, with competitive pay rates of up to £8.94 per hour.
At Pulse Community Healthcare, we’re passionate about providing quality, choice and independence to our clients, supporting them to live as independently as possible in their own homes and communities. We will provide you with expert support and specialist training to help you develop in your care career.
As a Support Worker for Pulse Community Healthcare you will benefit from:
£200 ‘Joining Bonus’ if you complete registration within 28 days*
£250 ‘Recommend a Friend’ scheme*
Excellent personal development and career opportunities
Mandatory training provided, with full induction and competency sign off
Specialist training provided to prepare you for the client’s unique requirements
Ability to access your rotas online in advance
Support from a dedicated Case Manager, and 24/7 clinical support.
As a Complex Care Support Worker, you will be responsible for:
Providing personal care to the client
Providing spinal care
Undertaking moving and handling
Pressure area care
Dealing with continence care.
The ideal support worker will have:
A diploma level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent (preferred but not essential)
A current enhanced DBS on the update service (preferred but not essential)
Previous paid experience in Health and Social Care in the UK
Good knowledge of safeguarding and person centred care
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good understanding of professional boundaries
Ability to use own initiative and work as part of wider team.
If you are interested in developing your career in care, please apply now with an up-to-date copy of your CV. All opportunities are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.
*Terms and conditions apply to the ‘Joining Bonus’ and ‘Recommend a Friend’ schemes.
Pulse Community Healthcare is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.