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Job Title: Support Worker
Category: Healthcare Date Posted: 17/06/2019
Location: Caterham, Purley, Wallington and Sutton Expiry Date: 31/07/2019
Salary: Negotiable Contact Name: Maxine Mew
Job Code: MM-SW-CPWS1 Contact Email:

Support Worker

Caterham, Purley, Wallington and Sutton

Our client is seeking Support Workers to provide their service users with the highest standards of care and support, and ensuring they are treated with respect, dignity and in a way that enables and promotes their independence as individuals, in accordance with the Person Centred Plan (PCP). 

Duties will include assisting with aspects of personal and intimate care as required for each service user which may include:

  • Bathing, showering, drying, shaving
  • Dressing/Undressing
  • Hair/nail and foot care
  • Assisting with eating
  • Dental hygiene
  • Toileting/Catheters
  • Somas/PEG Feeds
  • Domestic and clinical waste disposal

You may also undertake domestic duties as and when required, as part of providing daily living skills/maintaining a home life environment for the service users which may include:

  • Menu Planning/Cooking
  • Laundry/Ironing
  • Shopping
  • Tidying/Mopping
  • Vacuuming/Cleaning

Person Specification:

  • Numeracy and literacy level 1
  • Ability to work as part of a team and as an individual
  • Self-confidence and ability to manage challenging situations
  • IT literate
  • Strong organisational, time management, planning and communication skills
  • Flexible, professional and positive approach to multi-site working
  • Proven reliability in terms of full attendance and timekeeping
  • Driving license preferable but not essential

For further information please call Maxine on 0208 642 9333 or email your CV.

Headstart Employment is an Equal Opportunity Employer