Community Care Worker Apprenticeship - Kardinal Training Limited

Location
Worthing, West Sussex
Salary
£337.50 - £431.25 per week
Posted
19 May 2021
Closes
16 Jun 2021
Function
Apprenticeship
Contract Type
Apprenticeship

Community Care Worker Apprenticeship -  Kardinal Training Limited

The role will include providing personal care, assisting with medication, helping our clients to get dressed or ready for bed, meal preparation, shopping, laundry, light household duties, companionship.

Under the supervision of the registered manager or other competent person assists in the safe and efficient delivery of personal, practical and social care to clients in their own homes. Must be a car driver with access to a car due to the nature of the role.

Assists clients with:

  • Personal hygiene requirements
  • The management of incontinence
  • Bathing in bed or bathroom
  • Care of pressure areas
  • Looking after skin, teeth, mouth, hair and nails
  • Positioning and movement of immobile clients
  • Medication, where this is covered (together with the type of assistance) in the client’s personal care plan 
  • Food and drink preparation
  • Laundry, general cleaning and housekeeping duties
  • Participating with the client in social, leisure and recreational activities 
  • Talking with clients, and acting as a “companion" 
  • Accompanying the client on trips out 
  • Shopping

Desired skills

Ability to understand (through oral or written communication) a simple set of instructions, and if necessary, relay to others in the team.

Literate, with basic numerical ability.

Personal qualities

  • Cheerful outgoing personality
  • Interested in the care and welfare of others
  • Empathy
  • Considerate
  • Team player
  • Retain confidential information
  • Ability to deal with difficult situations

Desired qualifications

Has 3 passes at GCSE (or equivalent) in any subjects.

About the employer

Kardinal Healthcare provide care to a wide range of clients in their own homes from children with disabilities, adults with various health needs through to the elderly.

We cover the following areas

  • Littlehampton
  • Rustington
  • Worthing
  • Lancing
  • Shoreham & Southwick

Employer Kardinal Training Limited

 

http://www.kardinalhealthcare.co.uk/

Address Kardinal House

 

Southdownview Road

 

Worthing

 

BN14 8NL

 

 

 

 

 

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