Support Worker / Care Assistant
Southampton - SO16
Hourly rate - £9.21
Hours - 37.5
At Dimensions, you will have the satisfaction of knowing you’ve changed someone’s life, and in return, we’ll help you on your career path to be the best you can be.
We are looking for caring Support Workers within Southampton to work across two bungalows supporting 5 gentleman. The gentlemen enjoy going to the pub, going swimming, bowling and trips to the cinema. You will support the gentleman to shop for things they wish to buy including their clothes and food, and to prepare their meals as required. You will support people with their personal and intimate care which includes supporting people to use the toilet, dress themselves, eat and drink etc. You will have to keep some written records, using IT systems as required to help you, including support plans, financial info and health and safety records.
You would need to be able and willing to wear all necessary PPE (personal protective equipment) such as surgical facemasks, gloves and aprons as required by Dimensions policies.
Shift patterns will vary weekly and work around the people we support including 7am -3pm/2pm - 10pm/sleep-ins and alternate weekends (to be discussed at interview).
For further information, please contact Nicky on 07392 871285.
We are passionate about investing in your training and career development. Our training covers essential skills and knowledge to provide support in line with the Care Certificate.
Alongside our generous benefits package, we give you:
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.
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An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role and if applicable an overseas DBS check, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.