Clinical Carer - Waking Night
We are looking for an experienced support worker to join our team working night shifts between 8pm and 8am. Working mainly on a one-to-one basis with our customer in their own home you will be offering full assistance with all elements of daily living.
Experience with head injuries would be advantageous however full and comprehensive training is provided. Our customer has live in carers onsite who will be available for additional support if needed.
A PEG tube is in place to receive nutrition and medication. There is a therapy room available and you will be engaging with the customer to support communication, closed questions work well. Continence management and distressed behaviours is present and you will be given full training. Our customer lives in a rural location so own transport would be beneficial.
We are passionate about making the right match for our staff and customers alike, quality we are seeking include; being kind, caring and compassionate, having excellent communication skills, passionate about promoting independence and reabling skills where appropriate. As a Clinical Carer, you will be supporting the everyday needs of our customers with true person focused care - (full training and support is of course provided). At Retain Healthcare we consider ourselves to be a fresh innovative provider, covering the South West, with recruitment experts who have the knowledge and background to offer you the most up to date and comprehensive training in both social care and clinical care skills; Leading you into a career you can be proud of and rewarded for. Working for Retain you will receive many benefits including:
- Weekly Pay
- Company Pension Scheme
- Free DBS
- First Uniform Free
- Paid Holidays
- Local training and your own career development pathway
- Retain Rewards - local discounts
- Guaranteed Hours available
- Recommend a friend bonus of up to £300 per introduction
Working as part of #TeamRetain you will be an integral part of our care team, you will be supporting our customer in their own home and ensuring they are able to enjoy a good quality of life whilst supporting good health and well being. With the ethos to reable skills where appropriate. We pride ourselves on supporting you in a way you can perform the duties required, and that you feel supported and empowered to deliver the best quality care for that individual. We will provide you with full training, followed by shadow shifts arranged with an experienced carer, who will help you adjust to your new role, and we have ongoing telephone support available for when you are out caring for our customers. The quality of this service can only be delivered by people like you who want to make a difference to the individuals we support in the safety of their own homes. We will continue to develop your skills through training and development to meet the needs of the customer.
As an company our ethos is to Retaining Quality, Retaining Independence, Retaining Staff and Retaining Skills. Teamretain Together Everyone Achieves More.
This role may also be referred to as: Homecarer, Homecare Assistant, Home Carer, Carer, Care Assistant, HCA, Healthcare Assistant, Care Giver, Community Support Worker.