Care Worker (Relief)

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time
Job Sector:
Charity / Not for Profit
Region:
Mid Wales
Location:
Powys
Salary description:
Up to £7.93 per hour
Posted:
15/11/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492717


Care Worker (Relief)
Reference: 492717

Work Type: Flexible
Locations: Ammanford, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Conwy, Gwent, Llanelli, Neath Port Talbot, Pembrokeshire, Powys, Swansea
Division: Pobl Group Ltd Relief
Categories: General: Care
Applications Closing Date: 6 Dec 2018
Salary: £7.93 per hour

We’re a group of companies offering great homes, care and support that make a difference to people’s lives.  Care workers help vulnerable people to live independently by supporting them to manage their daily activities.  You will be looking after the physical, emotional, cultural and social needs of the clients using a person centred approach, promoting client choice, independence, dignity, diversity and awareness of confidentiality.

Staff bank workers have complete control over the shifts they work and therefore it is ideal for people with other commitments or someone who wants to try something new.

Your manager will offer shifts in your preferred location with as much notice as possible but you might be contacted on an ad-hoc basis when shift cover is needed.

In return you will get:

  • Pobl Induction where you will learn about our fantastic organisation
  • Training and progression opportunities
  • Access to Internal Portal with the ability to apply for all our internal vacancies
  • Relief Holiday Payment of 12.07% added on top of each pay packet
  • Sleep-in Payments
  • DBS certificate for which we will pay

You will contribute to the success of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength see www.poblgroup.co.uk. Being a part of this is highly rewarding. Surrounded by an experienced team you will have a good foundation for a career in support.

To suit this role to you as much as we can, your availability, geographical preference and level of competency can be discussed at the interview stage.

How can I make a difference?

This opportunity can be a stepping stone to a rewarding career in care and support. You will:

  • Caring and compassionate towards people in need of care and support
  • Work in partnership with external agencies
  • Work in partnership with clients, their families and their carers
  • Provide personal care, washing, using the toilet and dressing
  • Support, prompt and administer medication
  • Support with shopping, domestic duties and housekeeping tasks
  • Support with meal preparation and assist clients to eat and drink
  • Support with client holidays and trips into the community
  • Undertake the relevant training for the role – Manual Handling, Medication, Mental Health, Dementia, Learning Disabilities, Health & Safety awareness, Food Safety & Hygiene, Safeguarding, Fire Safety and First Aid.
  • Maintain accurate, legible and comprehensive records
  • Encourage independence and empower

Who are we looking for?

A vibrant, enthusiastic, energetic and self-motivated person with a genuine desire to achieve positive outcomes for the people they support.

Excellent communication and people skills and the ability to motivate and inspire others positively 

A good work ethic with a can do attitude.

A good team player and the ability to lone work

The ideal candidate will able to demonstrate how their values relate to the Pobl Group core values. Every person employed by Pobl shares the same values – watch our Pobl Values video to learn more.

If you think this describes you, then we would love to hear from you. Click ere or the 'Apply' button below.

Company Description

Pobl Group makes a difference to people across the South Wales and South West of England Region. Our customers value our local presence and knowledge, so all our services and teams are based in the communities we serve, focused on delivering services that meet specific community needs.

Closing Date:
06/12/2018

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