Care Workers - NVQ 2
22 Week Contract
£9.00 per hour - £9.50 per hour and £13.50 Bank Holidays.
Purpose of the role:
To establish the exact care requirements of the Service User by observations and assessments and to put in place adequate support plans to ensure the Service User can remain at home safely and to avoid any further hospital admissions.
This is a 22 week winter pressures contact to prevent hospital admissions. Although this is a 22 week contract, further opportunities will be available.
Key skills of candidates:
- Minimum of NVQ/QCF 2 in Health & Social Care.
- Highly skilled and experienced care worker.
- Person centred thinking.
- Outcome focused.
- Ability to communicate with all stakeholders i.e. GP's, Social Workers, O T's, other care staff, family members etc.
- Full UK driving licence with unrestricted access to a vehicle.
Job Description: - Field Based Role
Service User is given a package of three night's care/observation.
Support Worker to observe the service user throughout the evening as required, to record findings and to report back to the coordinator on a nightly basis.
To provide personal care or any assistance in re-positioning the service user.
To ensure the safety and security of the service throughout the night.
To provide fluids and medication as required.
Any other ad-hoc duties.
- Block payments 22.00 pm - 08.00 am
- Full training up to Senior Carer level including Risk Assessment and Care Plan training.
- Enhanced DBS paid for by employer (reimbursed after 100 hours).
- Company pension scheme.
- 25 paid holidays per year.
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Medacs Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer
Medacs Healthcare is a leading healthcare staffing company providing healthcare recruitment expertise and managed healthcare services to both the public and private sectors.
A member of Impellam Group PLC, we were established in 1990 and have continually evolved our approach to healthcare staffing, developing innovative recruitment managed services to permanent, temporary and locum markets.
Operating in the UK, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Middle East, Medacs Healthcare has extensive experience in delivering to a variety of clients including NHS Trusts, PCTs, police constabularies, prisons, third sector and private sector organisations.
We have an enviable reputation for providing high quality locum, temporary and permanent doctors, nurses and allied health professionals in large volumes. We are the largest provider of on-framework locum doctors to the NHS, and the only organisation to have achieved successes on every national framework.