Care Assistant - Older Peoples Day Care in Lancaster

Ad ID: 34859760
Contract:
Part-time
Posted:
6 days ago

Description:

Looking for a career in Social Care?

Bolton Cares' Day Services are recruiting for a Support Worker to deliver high quality, compassionate care and support to help local people live better lives at our Older Peoples day care based at the Thicketford Centre in Bolton. We want people with the right values, behaviours and attitudes that match our own.

These are:

Treating people with compassion and care.
Showing dignity and respect to the people they will be working with.
A commitment to quality and being the best that we can.
Having trust and respect for all members of our team.
About the Support Worker role:

You will be working at the Thicketford Centre to support people who attend with a range of social and leisure activities and to maintain good health. You will be working alongside a small, friendly and supportive team who put the people we support at the centre of everything we do.

The centre is open Monday to Sunday and you will work 21 hours on a rota, working 7 hours per day, 3 days a week and this includes working every other weekend. The service operates from 9-00am to 4.30pm and there is an expectation that you may be required to work outside of normal working times on occasion.

Responsibilities:

Working with people with complex needs
Supporting older people to undertake life enhancing activities.
Ensure people's needs are at the heart of everything you do.
Work with care managers and health colleagues to implement and support therapy plans.
Experience and skills required:

Must have experience supporting older people
Experience of supporting people with dementia
Be able to develop supportive relationships, promoting choice and independence
Have basic IT skills to record information about the people we support
You will be highly motivated to deliver outstanding care and support

City of London
Joined: Jun 2018
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