House Manager & Support Worker HCC716
£10.70 for days £11.50 waking nights- Support worker Manager-dependent on experience
A Support Worker and House Manager are required to support a gentleman with day to day living:
Support worker post:
All aspects of personal care
Domestic tasks- Housekeeping, cleaning
Managing team of support workers
All support worker tasks
and days to be discussed, full and part time available
Must have a UK driving licence
Must have access to own vehicle
Support with Sonrise programme-training provided.
All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check
Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.
Nature of the work:
Personal care, social support, domestic.
Laundry, hanging out to dry, ironing, putting away
Helping with laundry, washing and drying
Loading and unloading the washing machine
Loading and unloading tumble dryer/washing line
Changing bed linen
Taking out rubbish
General housework, including cleaning, dusting and vacuuming.
Minor household maintenance eg changing light bulbs, taking down curtains for washing
Preparing drinks, snacks and meals.
Making tea for the employer's guests
Washing and bathing/showering – towelling dry/ drying hair
Supervision and/or assistance with showering, drying, hair washing/ brushing as required
Help getting into and out of bath/shower as required
To be on call when employer takes bath
Assistance with applying cream
General hair/skin care
Using the toilet
Dressing and undressing/ helping with buttons and fastenings
Getting into bed
Mealtimes e.g. cutting up food, assistance to eat
Accompanying and assisting employer on shopping trips when required-swimming horseriding
The successful applicant will be:
Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality
Reliable with good time-keeping
Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised
Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills
Honest and cheerful
Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom
Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety
Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.