Domicilliary Carer for Dementia Clients

    • Temporary
    • Moffat
    • Nov 4, 2018

    Website Hyslop's 1-2-1

    Seeking self-motivated team workers to join as a carer for a newly registered care company within Moffat, Dumfries.
    Our company is a community interest company which will be offering a high standard care service for individuals from the age of 18+ who have been diagnosed with a form of dementia.

    Main aim:

    Our main aim is to free hospital beds by offering a 24/7 personalised care service within the clients own home.
    Hyslop’s 1-2-1 intent to relieve the stress of current carers from constantly worrying about their relative or friend whilst they are working, living away, on holiday or just visiting a friend. In doing this, Hyslop’s 1-2-1 will offer care from routine visits such as breakfast, lunch, dinner and bed’s as well as overnight care packages,

    Visits will be based within the Moffat and surrounding areas including as far as Gretna, and will involve the following:
    • Personal Care
    • Administering Medication
    • Catheter Care
    • Meal Preparation
    • Care Planning
    • Accurate documentation of care delivery
    (Other duties and responsibilities may be required)

    Applicants must be able to demonstrate their knowledge and abilities of all aspects listed above, this may be subject to role play.
    We are currently seeking walking carers within the local area and also drivers for outreach areas.
    Mileage allowance for drivers will be paid at 35p per mile as long as appropriate paperwork is submitted to management and all drivers must also obtain business insurance through their own insurance company.

    Opportunities for areas of development and progression.

    ALL APPLICANTS are subject to a PVG check which must be paid by the applicant and will be reimbursed if returned satisfactory. A clean driving licence is essential if applying for a driver position.

    Essential: Applicants must have a minimum of an SVQ 2 in Social Care or the Equivalent.

    We are looking for employees with the following attributes:
    • Empathetic
    • Honest
    • Trustworthy
    • Reliable
    • Non Judgmental

    Salary:£12.50 ph

    Hours: May Vary

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