Care Worker

Job Vacancy

Care Worker

Job description:

Orcone Care is seeking to hire care workers for supporting people with social and physical activities as well as basics such as eating and drinking to promote users to remain independent in their own homes. They will work with lots of different people including adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, substance misuse issues, mental health conditions and older people. Our care workers deliver care in the home and other venues, provide a reliable, personal service which meets the individual’s personal needs and respect confidentiality at all times.

The care worker will help us with the following:

  1. Monitoring individuals’ conditions by taking their temperature, pulse, respiration and weight
  2. Administering oral and topical medication under the supervision of medical personnel
  3. Booking and accompanying people at appointments or other events
  4. Social duties include preparing and cooking meals, essential cleaning, shopping, bill payment and fire maintenance
  5. Maintain appropriate records to meet the needs of the service, observing and promptly reporting back any changes or concerns in your service user’s circumstances or condition.
  6. Work towards ensuring quality and value for money for patients
  7. Act promptly and appropriately to protect service users from neglect or abuse
  8. Take reasonable care of the health and safety of themselves and all other persons who may be affected by their acts or omissions at work

Requirements and skills

  • Personal experience in care with members of a family or raising teenage children would also be beneficial.
  • Proficiency in English
  • Incredible compassion for others, strong life skills and experience family-orienteded character and a lively and excellent communicator.
  • Passionate about care, helping people and wants to make a difference in people’s lives
  • Talkative, Personable and good at connecting with people
  • Able to influence and motivate people positively
  • Adaptable and quick to learn
  • Influence positive outcome from difficult situations and challenging people
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Health and social care qualification or a health or management-related degree-level equivalent qualification

Gross Salary Per Annum: £20,500

Full Time, Permanent Position

For interested applicants, you may send your CV to info@orconecare.co.uk

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