Care Assistant

Reablement Home Care, North Northampton to include Desborough, Corby, Oundle and Thrapston


This role is perfect for an experienced domiciliary care assistant who can drive. This is a Temp to Perm role.

This is the time when you can make a real difference to other people's lives. Helping vulnerable people is one of the most fulfilling and rewarding jobs you could do. Help bring smiles to the faces of residents by working as a Reablement Support Worker.

The role of the reablement care assistant is to support service users when they are newly out of hospital and who need short-term support during their recovery, perhaps after a stroke, operation or fall and support them to become independent in their own home again. This will include some personal care and help with domestic tasks.

You must be able to drive and have access to a vehicle with business use on your car insurance. A fuel allowance of 45p per mile will be paid between the first call and the last.

Variety of hours on a 4-week rota, between 7am and 11pm. Every other weekend working is mandatory.

Key Objectives:

Undertake an initial assessment and delivery of care and support to determine ongoing reablement needs and establish an appropriate support plan. Ensure clear, concise and accurate records are kept of all care and support provided.
Respond to emergency situations in the community in partnership with health services, assessing who can be supported at home and providing short term support to maintain the person's safety.
Assess for and request low and mid-level equipment and order emergency repairs to maintain customer's independence.
Undertake risk, manual handling, and medication assessments in order to safeguard customers and staff and to meet service standards.Regularly review customer's progress, monitoring the effectiveness and efficiency of the support plan and making adjustments as necessary. Where necessary make recommendations for ongoing care or to discontinue service provision involving informal carers and other professionals as required

Temp to perm role
Paid mileage from first to last call
Weekly payroll
Experienced recruitment consultants 24/7
Free mandatory training
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Holiday payWhy Medacs Healthcare?

With a reputation for delivering high quality care, Medacs Healthcare is one of the UK's leading health care agencies. As well as being committed to caring for our clients, Medacs Healthcare also cares for its staff. Our professional and friendly approach gives our workers the support they need to grow and develop in their role.

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45ppm fuel allowance