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Care Worker

  • Location:

    Ilford

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £11.20 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

  • Contact email:

    ascargill@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ422792_1621349778

  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-17

Akton Recruitment are looking for an experienced Care Worker to join the local authority in Redbridge.
Duties include:
To attend to the needs of the service users - wash, dress, shower, shaving, hair wash, dental hygiene, change pads, empty commodes and catheters, assist to dress, using a hoist as and when required.
To attend to the domiciliary needs to the service user - Housework, Laundry and Shopping.
Prompt medication, document medication, and administer cream, surgical stockings. Collect prescriptions. Take urine and stool samples to the Doctors.
Escort service users to and from doctors, hospital, dentist, chiropodist, bank and /or post office.
Assisting and supporting with Breakfast, Lunch and Tea as per service users requirements. Providing assistance and support with social activities with a view to enhancing quality of life of service users including kitchen duties i.e. washing up, making snacks…etc.
Recording accurate information regarding service users and keeping accurate records. Sharing relevant information, in accordance with Data Protection Act, with colleagues, regarding service users' health and safety and meeting their care needs.
This is a full-time contract-based role, working a minimum of 36 hours per week on a shift basis, Early, Late and night shifts. The initial contract for this role is for 3 months and the rate of pay is £11.20 per hour.
If this role interests you, get in touch now!