Apollo Home Healthcare
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Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.

Support Worker

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£9.00 - £9.85 Per Hour

Rotherham - South Yorkshire

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We are currently looking for a care assistant with a minimum of 12 months care experience to join a care package that we are currently delivering in the Bramley area.

The client is a female in her thirties who lives with her mum and dad. She his Autistic and also has a diagnosis of Retts Syndrome, which is a severe learning disability.

They key challenge with this package is that the client has a very variable sleeping pattern; sometimes she can be awake for days at a time and at other times sleep for very long periods. She also suffers with sleep apnoea which means she needs very close supervision and monitoring.

At the family’s request we are looking to recruit female workers only.

Desired skills

You will be providing support with all aspects of personal care, administering medication, supporting at meal times and with bowel care.

As well as clinical tasks it is also important that you can provide stimulation and engagement by sharing the activities she enjoys. Our client takes her time to get to know the people who support her but once she does she will see them as friends and is very friendly and tactile. She likes watching TV especially musicals. She also enjoys arts and crafts and sensory play.

Why work for Apollo?

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our employees are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Full clinical training specific to your client's needs
  • Opportunity to work with other clients in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development
  • 24/7 emergency on-call

To apply for this position please feel free to call us on 01902 847111 or click apply now and a member of our recruitment team will be happy to contact you.

Apollo Home Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer (Agy). Please do not apply unless you can evidence previous experience.

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