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Full Time Support Workers required in the Norfolk area!

  • Job reference: LCSWWRXHM
  • Location: Norfolk
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Adults
Job description: Support Workers required in the Norfolk area! Full time 40hrs per week!

Service Care Solutions are looking for a number of Support Workers to commence work within the Norwich locality. The roles are full time 40 hours per week for a minimum of 3-months with a view to extension/become a permanent. The role will be paying up to £7.50 per hour PAYE.
Purpose of Job:

To provide high quality care to all service users as directed by, and under the supervision of a House Leader. To mentor and support basic level care assistants and take an active role in the management of individual working shifts.

Main Responsibilities:
Management & professional
*To conduct care for service users and management of staff in keeping with the ethos and values of the organisation.
*To maintain standards of confidentiality regarding all aspects of care and management of staff.
*To act as a conduit for communication between management and carers including any breaches of discipline or inappropriate behaviour.
*To encourage and exemplify the highest standards of care practices, professionalism and propriety.
*To delegate responsibilities as appropriate within approved boundaries.
*To maintain independence and objectivity, to ensure that staff are directed in a way which relates only to the care needs of the service users.

Clinical
*To have appropriate knowledge of, and be able to use, any equipment within the site and to check its usability in accordance with any guidelines or procedures
*To be conversant of emergency procedures pertaining to both service users and staff
*To respond to the medical, physical and emotional needs of the service users
*To liaise with both staff and residents to ensure good care is promoted and best practice is followed at all times.
*To liaise with relatives in all aspects of a resident's care as appropriate in the absence of the general manager.
*To monitor and promote service users' hygiene and self-care
*To assist service users in preparation of meals, and assist with household chores
*To assist service users with their daily / weekly budgeting, shopping, and health promotion

NOTE: If you know of someone who is looking for work in this field, or would be looking in the near future, then please pass my details on to them. If we manage to place them into contract work such as this, lasting over 13 weeks, we will happily pay you a £250 REFERRAL BONUS!