Support Workers - Various Locations
New Horizons Care are a unique organisation providing specialist complex care services to adults with a neurological condition that may include acquired brain injuries, spinal injuries, or progressive diseases such as dementia, multiple sclerosis and motor neuron disease throughout Leicestershire and Northamptonshire.
We are currently seeking Support Workers to provide care and support to our clients based in and around Leicester and Leicestershire. Duties will vary to suit client specific requirements but generally will include some clinical tasks, administering medication, hoisting, personal care, everyday living tasks and supporting externally with education/social opportunities.
Some care experience would advantageous although full training and ongoing support will be provided. Applicants must be able to offer a long term commitment in order to maintain a committed and reliable care team.
We have a variety of client locations and can offer full time and part time opportunities. We are also seeking bank staff who can pick up ad-hoc shifts as and when required which is ideal if you are looking for additional hours to top up or increase your existing income.
Our working hours vary from 1 hour calls (domiciliary) to 12 hour shifts including days, waking nights and sleep-over shifts.
We will offer:-
§ A competitive rate of pay (enhanced during bank holidays)
§ 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
§ Comprehensive Training (online and classroom based)
§ Fully Funded Enhanced DBS Disclosure
§ Workplace Pension Scheme
§ Employee Assistance Programme
§ Life Insurance Policy
§ Recommend a friend scheme
§ A rewarding and fulfilling career!
In return, we require applicants to have good oral & written communication skills and a true passion for helping others.