Job Reference : D010847Location : BournemouthClosing Date : 31/05/2021Salary : £8.93 Per HourUp To : Employment Type : PermanentHours Per Week : 37.5
Support Worker / Care Assistant – Female
Full time – 37.5 hours
Full UK Driving Licence Essential
We offer fantastic benefits, training and a great team environment.
Joining the Dimensions team as a support worker, you will be given support and leadership from a locality manager, assistant locality manager or, in their absence, a lead support worker. As a support worker, you’ll be helping people you support to live the individual life they want, ensuring they have choice and control over the planning and delivery of their support.
The role will supporting a lovely lady in her 40s in her own bungalow in Bournemouth. . She needs someone fun loving and engaging to help her try new things. She has 2:1 support during the week and 1:1 support on the weekends. As things start to open up, she is looking forward to going to drama club, going bowling and meeting her dad for lunch. She is a massive fan of Minnie Mouse and loves going to the cinema. She has just started getting into her fitness and reflexology. She also enjoys getting her nails painted.
There is some manual handling involved as she uses a wheelchair, but she can walk with support. She has complex epilepsy and has non-verbal communication. You will support with administering medication and all personal care.
Shift patterns – 7am – 2pm or 9am – 2:30pm / 9am – 2:30pm / 2:30pm – 9pm and the night shifts can vary. (you will need to work flexibly) we also have weekend shifts available.
Having a full drivers licence is essential for this role as she has her own car.
“Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010”
We are passionate about investing in your training and career development. Our training covers essential skills and knowledge to provide support in line with the Care Certificate.
Alongside our generous benefits package, we give you:
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.
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