Support Worker – Adore Home Care Ltd – Nelson

Company description

Adore Home Care’s objective is to supply a high standard of individualized care to every service user within their own home. It is our aim at Adore Home Care to ensure that all service users are provided with beneficial and approachable service from our staff. Our direct focus is to guarantee care with respect and delicacy to meet everyone’s specific person-centered approach.

Job description

Purpose of Position

To share with other staff in meeting the personal care needs of service users in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence. Care provided by care assistants is expected to include care that would reasonably be given by members of the service user’s own family and will not include tasks that would normally be undertaken by a trained nurse. Only when trained to do so would care workers undertake any specialist tasks.

1. To assist service users with mobility problems and other physical disabilities, including incontinence and help in use and care of aids and personal equipment.

2. To support and care for service users who are dying.

3. To engage in the promotion of mental and physical well being of service users through talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as reading, writing, hobbies and recreations.

4. To make and change beds and all domestic tasks within the household.

5. Where required, to assist with service user’s laundry, including using a launderette where necessary.

6. To read and write reports and take part in staff and service users’ meetings and in training activities as directed.

7. To perform such other duties as may reasonably be required.

8. To comply with the organization’s policies and procedures at all times, which includes the service users care plan and medication needs.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Sick pay

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

COVID-19 considerations:
We take careful precautions due COVID-19, all staff are provided with enough PPE to ensure safety of everyone. PPE is to be used at all times when working.

Work remotely:

If you are interested in this job Apply Here

Uncategorized

Covid live: no contingency measures for UK despite high deaths; Pfizer jab 93% effective in keeping children out of hospital – MSN UK

Read original article here © Photograph: Neil Hall/AFP/Getty Images An intensive care medic in Cambridge as UK reports highest daily deaths since March. LIVE – Updated at 22:04 UK reports further 223 deaths but UK government says no to plan B for now; US study shows success in preventing hospitalisation of 12- to 18-year-olds.   […]

Read More
Uncategorized

Businesses nervously await fine print of vax-or-test rule – Yahoo News UK

Read original article here WASHINGTON (AP) — More than six weeks after promising a new vaccination-or-testing rule covering the millions of Americans at companies with 100 or more workers, President Joe Biden’s most aggressive move yet to combat the COVID-19 pandemic is almost ready to see the light of day. An obscure White House office […]

Read More
Uncategorized

Covid LIVE: Horror update as UK hits highest daily death count since MARCH –lockdown fears – Express

Read original article here Professor Neil Ferguson, a member of the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) from Imperial College London, told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme there is “a number of reasons” why the UK currently has higher infection levels than many other European countries. “First of all, we have lower functional immunity in […]

Read More