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Learning Disability Care Worker – Bank Staff

Salary £8.83 - £9.27 per hour

Our learning disability care home supports five adults and is looking for a small number of bank staff to support the home in delivering person centred care.

There are opportunities for weekday, evenings, nights or weekend work.

We invest in our bank staff, offering a wide range of training and opportunities for personal development.

Key Tasks:

 

1)       To provide regular assistance to residents with their personal care needs, ensuring this is delivered in accordance with what is in their care plan.

 

2)       To prepare meals and support residents at meal times, ensuring all their dietary requirements are met and the meals are well balanced and nutritious.

 

3)       To encourage and enable the development of residents’ life skills and to maximise opportunities to develop residents’ personal interests and talent.  Ensure that all activities are appropriate to individual requirements.

 

4)       To assist residents in household chores and personal laundry, ensuring the home is maintained to a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene. Making sure the residents’ belongings are treated with care and respect and are fully accounted for at all times

 

5)       To maintain safety in the Home at all times within established procedures.          To ensure risk assessments are undertaken in line with prescribed policy and best practice, in conjunction with line manager.

 

7)       To assist in the maintenance of all recording systems in place within the home, as required. To take responsibility for providing documentary evidence of all work undertaken.

 

Candidate Profile:

Essential:

 Ability to show empathy and build rapport with clients.

  • Team player
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Good listener.
  • Able to work unsocial hours as required.
  • Subject to satisfactory DBS check

Desirable:

  • Experience of working within a residential care home setting
  • Diploma in health & social care or equivalent (eg. NVQII)

 

For more details about this role please view the documents to the right of this page and to apply click on the “apply for this role” button.

 

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