Job Reference: LS1787 Expires: 14th November 2017
The role involves looking after a gentleman in his own home with advanced Parkinson's and dementia. He has 24 hour care by two staff. The role will include all aspects of personnel care, administering medication, general household tasks and taking him out on social trips.
To support with personal care, feeding, dressing, washing, toileting, changing incontinence pads and administering medication
To support with social inclusion and activities for stimulation and enjoyment.
To be able to identify any issues/risks that may affect him.
To help with standing/walking and moving around.
Experience in a similar role is preferred but not essential as training will be given. This position can be challenging due the nature of the work so you will need a calm, relaxed and understanding nature. Be able to adapt to situations as they arise and be very patient. For the right applicant this position may lead to permanent employment.
A DBS may be required for this position
Flexible hours to work when required to cover sickness and holiday
Times variable to cover a 24 hour rota