Care and Support Worker (Relief) based at Hebron Court, Southam

Location
Southampton
Salary
£856 per annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Ref
REQ002500
Function
Campaigning
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Contract

You will be responsible for supporting older people to live their daily lives to the full, assisting with their physical and personal needs to enhance each individual's well-being.

We are seeking someone to meet the care and support needs of service users in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence. To help maintain in the Scheme an atmosphere and practice of care based on the Values of MHA deriving from a concern for the individual ad mutual respect between service users and staff.

We are seeking someone who is able to work within a team, also work independently in providing outstanding care services from independent living to end of life care. The ideal candidate will make a positive contribution to the team, and a service that will benefit older people who live independently and will play an essential role in delivering all aspects of our excellent service to residents. The ideal candidate will be able to provide person centred care whilst delivering excellent customers services in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence.

We require an excellent communicator with supervisory experience to lead and motivate the staff team. Your people skills will also ensure positive relationships with residents and relatives as well as external agencies.

Package: Pension, Life Assurance, Childcare Vouchers, Discount scheme, Free uniform and DBS provided.

For more information about the role please review the Job Description here.

Please note that interviews may take place prior to the advert closing as and when suitable applications are received. If a suitable candidate is appointed the role may close early, therefore please do not hesitate to submit your application.

Lying among mature gardens and looking out over woodlands, Hebron Court is nestled in real natural beauty but conveniently close to Southampton's thriving city centre. More than that, however, the collection of 43 one and two bedroom apartments has been designed to enable people over 55 to continue living their lives the way they choose, without worry. As well as a 24-hour emergency response service from on-site support staff, residents also enjoy the benefits of shared lounges, a guest suite and an assisted bathroom. The entrance is controlled by video link and the entire development is wheelchair accessible, with a convenient car park.

For more information about the home please visit here.