Care Support Workers (Female*)
Llys Enfys Extra Care scheme, based in Llanishen, Cardiff (Residential)
Multiple vacancies ranging from 16 - 29 hours per week
*This post carries an Occupational Requirement exception under the Equality Act 2010
We are also looking for relief staff, which means you tell us when you can work, and we offer you shifts during those times
If you want to work for a company that cares for its workers, this is the company for you. All you need is a passion for supporting people and a good work ethic, with a positive attitude. We can supply you with the tools and support you need.
reach provide domiciliary care and support on site to older people and people with physical disabilities in the Llanishen area of Cardiff.
What will you do?
As a Care Support Worker you will be working within our Extra Care Scheme, providing support throughout the day to people living within the complex in their own flats. You will be involved in day-to-day support including: personal care, some domestic tasks, pursuing hobbies, support in the community and promoting independence, as well as reviewing and updating care plans and assisting with planning rotas.
Who are we looking for? (for more detail see Role Profile):
- Excellent communication skills, with an enthusiastic and positive outlook
- Desire to support people living independently in their own flats
- Experience of supporting people through the ageing process
- Ability to respond to peoples emotional/psychological/social and spiritual needs
- Confident to work alone in a sometimes challenging environment, using your own Initiative
- Desire to develop skills, undertaking appropriate training courses when offered
A background of working with people with age related physical or mental health needs is desired, but not necessary as full training and support from senior staff and management is provided.
What's in it for you?
At reach we look to reward our talent with a comprehensive package. Along with a competitive salary, we have flexible working, 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), excellent pension options, retail discounts and company loans to name a few. Additionally we invest heavily in our employee support, training and development, so you will always have the tools and knowledge you'll need to do your job.
You will feel the reward of building lasting and trusting relationships with those you support, seeing them maintain their independence. The role will develop your communication and interpersonal skills, as well as your knowledge and networks within the support work role.This truly is an exciting opportunity for you to develop both personally and with your career
For this role you will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for
Apply today! If this sounds like the challenge you are looking for then click 'Apply'. Download our Application Form from our vacancy page, following the submission guidelines.
Closing date for applications: Ongoing