Home Carers Wanted Full/Part Time (Areas Harrow, Ealing, Brent)

Location
HA1 2SP, Harrow
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
14 Nov 2017
Contract type: Part Time and Full Time Hours Available

Striving for Independence is a care organisation based in Harrow (Quality Care Solutions Limited)

We are looking for experienced and qualified community home care workers required to assist and provide domestic and personal support to:

The Elderly;
People with Learning Disabilities and Physical Disabilities;
People who have Mentally Health Issues; and
People recovering from Serious or Long Term Illness.

The role of the community home care worker is to enable them to remain safe and maintain their individual levels of independence to live independently in their own homes.

This role is demanding yet a highly rewarding position for motivated, outgoing and compassionate people. As a community home care worker, you will be required to respond to the service user's personal and practical needs. This is a varied and diverse role covering a variety of tasks including domestic and personal support.

Qualifications: NVQ level 2 or above, Health & Social Care or Training will be provided.

Main duties include:

Personal Support

Assisting service users who need help with dressing, undressing, bathing and toileting.
Assisting service users into and out of bed, assisting and transferring service users
Support with eating and drinking
Prompting/Assisting with medication administration.
Help service users with mobility problems and other physical disabilities such as
incontinence, help in the use and care of aids and personal equipment

Domestic/Practical Support

Make and change beds; tidy rooms and do cleaning
serve meals; assist care users at meal times. Washing up

Shopping or Laundry

Good Written and spoken English required.
Language: Sign Language, Gujarati, Punjabi or Polski

We are an equal opportunities employer with a competitive rate of pay.

For an application form please forward your CV or please call Maxine 07488 551751

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