We are looking for a small team of care workers to work in this live-in package with a delightful young woman who has learning disabilities, and who enjoys a great social life, a love of animals and would like someone to join her with these activities.She is wheelchair bound and requires help with all aspects of daily living, including personal care, eating, household chores and looking after her pets etc.She would prefer her care workers to be drivers and non-smokers, and to share her love of animals as she has a few pets that require care.In normal circumstances she attends a local day centre 3 days a week, enjoys swimming, the cinema, socialising and has a great love for animals.Keywords: Care Worker | Live-in | Support Worker | Social Care | Carer | Personal Care | Assisted Living | Complex Care
Personal Characteristics:Positive attitude and great communication skills.Motivated by making a difference, and respectful towards others.Reliable, hardworking and trustworthy.Good timekeeping.Minimum of six months care experience within the community or care home setting.
Home Support Matters delivers care and support across a wide range of home care services, ranging from visiting care to very specialist services. Our experience includes support for people with disabilities, reablement care for those recovering from illness or injury, care for the elderly, expert clinical care with nurse oversight, crisis support and flexible support for people with dementia.We aim to provide highly flexible, person centred support that focuses on the needs and aspirations of the individual. Our support enables people to maintain a level of independence that is right for them. We aim to support people to live fulfilling and active lives in the heart of their communities.We are an approved healthcare supplier to the NHS, and work with both Norfolk and Suffolk local authorities. Over the past 30 years we have developed good working relationships with local social work and community health teams. We support people across the whole of Norfolk and the Waveney Valley region of Suffolk.