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Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.

Support Worker job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
12157

Pay Rate (ph)
£10.50 - £13.00

Location
Burton upon Trent - Staffordshire

Work Patterns
Full Time, Part Time, Days, Thursdays, Fridays, Sundays,

Driver Required
Yes

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Job description

Are you a Support Worker looking for a new role?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Support Workers to support an adult male on 1:1 basis.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Support Workers who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service is a lovely guy who lives in Burton Upon Trent and requires support to help him live as independently as possible.

He can verbally communicate his needs, has an excellent sense of humour and we are looking for like-minded individuals to join his team.

He has a huge passion for Steam Trains and thoroughly enjoys visiting train stations for the day. His carers often prepare a picnic to take along which they can enjoy whilst watching the trains together.

He loves listening to music, watching TV and playing on his computer. He also likes spending time in the garden and his greenhouse where he is currently growing an array of vegetables, ready to cook up in kitchen.

Cooking is another of his passions and has an adapted kitchen where he likes to try out new recipes, he recently baked his own birthday cake!

Our service user is a real pleasure to spend time with and applicants must be reliable and able to commit to his care on a long term, ongoing basis. It would be great if you share some of his interests.

Please note, drivers are essential for this role.

Essential Experience Required

  • 6 months previous care experience
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • UK Driving Licence

Desirable Experience

  • Knowledge of Cerebral Palsy

We have the following shifts available;

  • Days
  • Between 8.30am - 8pm
  • Shift times may vary

This is a personally rewarding role where you can deliver exceptional care and support to our service user, really making an impact on his day-to-day life.

Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare?

We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users.

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Full clinical training
  • Opportunity to work with other service users in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development

We need key workers on the front line supporting our service users in the fight against the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated recruitment team on 01902 847111 or email on recruitment@apollohomehealthcare.com to find out more.

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