Home Care Support Worker

Vacancy: Home Care Support Worker – Newcastle (Block Hours Contract, Drivers Only)

Summary

Be Caring Tyneside are currently looking to recruit Home Care Support Workers, the purpose of this role is to provide community based home care to our customers within the Newcastle upon Tyne area across various postcodes.

Additions

Full Time 40 hour block hour contracts
30p mileage payments
Enhanced rates of pay made for bank holidays
Paid five day induction program

Eligibility Required

Driving Licence with access to own vehicle. Enhanced DBS check will be carried out and paid for by Be Caring Limited

Experience Required

No Previous experience required as full induction training will be provided to all new recruits.

The Role

As a Home Care Support Worker you will be responsible for the provision of all the care needs of the customers who you will support. The nature of the role will include the provision of personal care tasks, a part of your role that is required to be managed with dignity and respect.

Home Care Support Workers will be specific trained in the following as and when our customers needs require such training:

Tracheotomy care
PEG feeds
Ventilation care
Midazolam training
Working with people with spinal injury, acquired brain injury, epilepsy and specialist neurological conditions including MND and Huntington’s disease
Intimate care, delivered with dignity
Emotional support

Support

If you are successful in appointment of this position you will have the opportunity to complete:

Five days induction training
Care certificate
At least 16 hours shadowing an experienced member of the team
Apprenticeship/diploma in care
Any additional training required for your role

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