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 female Support Workers to provide care and support to our female client based in Broughton Astley, Leicestershire. Duties will include encouraging and supporting our client with everyday living tasks. Supporting to enable our client to access the local community - must be a driver in order to be considered for this position.
Reliability is key in order to build a long term relationship and establish a committed care team. Must have previous care experience, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a good sense of humour and a friendly disposition. Knowledge/experience with MS would be an advantage.
Hours of required support are 09.00 – 15.00 & 17.30 – 21.30. However, additional hours may be required shortly to support 24/7 including a sleepover shift. A regular rolling rota will be created once the care team has been established. Full time and part time hours can be accommodated.
We will offer:-
- An excellent rate of pay (enhanced during bank holidays)
- 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
- Paid Comprehensive Training
- Funded Enhanced DBS Disclosure
- Workplace Pension Scheme
- Life Insurance
- Recommend a friend scheme
- A very rewarding career!
In return, we require applicants to have good oral & written communication skills and a true passion for helping others
If you are energetic, dynamic and seeking a fantastic opportunity within a forward thinking organisation then this is the job for you!