Care Assistant

  • VO85811


Description

Care Assistant Volunteer for Braid House Day Centre supporting elderly individuals.

The purpose of post is to assist in the provision of care for clients with specialist requirement around organic emotional and physical needs and supporting them to maintain and improve the quality of life for the individual, their carers and families through personalised and targeted interventions.

Key tasks:
• Assist clients with mobility needs.
• Supporting and encouraging clients with activities
• Contribute at care staff meeting.
• To report significant observations/ events, relating to clients and service delivery
• Being aware and responsive to the needs of clients with a wide range of dementia and
• other/ organic and functioning conditions including their wellbeing

Organisation aims and objectives

Vision: To provide the best health and wellbeing support throughout the ageing process. Mission: To provide a digital and physical space to everyone in need of support as they transition through life’s stages”

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Restrictions

Experience required: Ideally you will have some care experience but it is not essential.
Travel details: Must be able to get to Braid House on your own.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: It is unlikely you will incur expenses in this role but if you do, these will be paid monthly.
Taster available: Yes
Training details: In return for your support, we can offer training courses and support the volunteer through the appropriate SVQ level in Health and Social Care such as: • Manual Handling • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults • Emergency First Aid at Work • SVQ 2 in Health and Social Care
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated a month ago

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