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Care Support Worker

Salary:
£9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Location:
Sherborne
Company:
Candlelight Care

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Care & Support Worker About Candlelight Care Candlelight Care is a family-run company offering homecare and live-in care services in Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire and East Sussex.

With a Head Office in Glastonbury, Somerset, it has been caring for people of all ages in their own homes for over 30 years.

Candlelight Care has been recognised as a Top 20 Recommended Home Care Group in the UK for 2019 by homecare.co.uk

Benefits of Care and Support Worker • £300 welcome bonus • Smart Phone • Full training • Paid travel time • mileage allowance •Rewarding work that allows you to have a meaningful impact on others •Having a desire to see your clients flourish and remain independent within their own home • Breaking the ice with a new client and putting a smile on their face • Calming down an anxious client who may not recognise their surroundings • Earning the trust of a clients family to help a loved one • Experiencing the joys of using your skills to help others live happier lives. Your responsibilities As a Care and Support Worker your responsibilities will include: • Getting to know your clients and their interests and needs • Giving emotional and practical support to your clients • Assisting with personal care (washing toileting, dressing, food preparation, medication, etc.) • Supporting family with new caring responsibilities • Working with other social care professionals to provide personalised care and development plans Requirements • Sensitivity and understanding • The ability to work well with others • Patience and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations • The ability to accept criticism and work well under pressure • To be thorough and pay attention to detail • Customer service skills • A desire to help people • Excellent verbal communication skills • To be able to carry out basic tasks on a computer or hand-held device Thank you for your interest in working for Candlelight Care. Once we receive your application, we will be in touch!

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