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Live-in-carer needed for placement in SHampshire

Hampshire, PO12 £980 Weekly, Contract

Posted: 7 days ago

Constantia Care


The specific requirements of each assignment will vary and these will be discussed with you before you accept the assignment. As a carer you must be sensitive and responsive to the race, culture, religion, age, disability, gender and sexuality of the client who is receiving care and their representatives. You will provide care according to the client’s specific diagnosis and needs. Your duties will include:  Communicating effectively with the client, the multi-disciplinary team and Constantia Care  Keeping accurate, factual written accounts of your time with the client  Following the Constantia Care Assisting with Medication - Carers Policy, as outlined in the handbook  An awareness of the client’s emotional and spiritual needs  Observing and following the Constantia Care Health and Safety policy  It is the responsibility of each member of staff to prevent and control infection. Your duties may include:  Washing and bathing  Use of bath aids  Assisting the client to shave  Mouth Care  Assisting the client to dress and undress  Eye care  Pressure area care  Catheter / Urosheath care  Emptying of colostomy bag  Management of incontinence  Management of MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus)  including information sharing if client is transferred  Exercise as appropriate to the client’s abilities  Moving and handling You may be required to perform tasks such as:  Meal preparation  Light household duties which may include:  Laundry, dusting, vacuuming, tidying, bed making, keeping the refrigerator clean and ensuring the contents have not expired  Care of pets  Escorting clients to appointments  Making transport arrangements  Any other duties which may be part of a specific assignment  Shopping – ensuring all receipts are kept Knowledge & Expertise  Professional care experience ideally in a domiciliary care setting.

Job Details

Full Time
Hampshire, United Kingdom
£980 Weekly