We have an opportunity for a Static Care Worker to join our team working 16 hours per week on a temporary basis to cover maternity leave. This is a highly rewarding role working within our modern extra care scheme in Golau Caredig in Barry.
We are a not-for-profit organization committed to Making Lives Better for our customers, our colleagues and our communities. With a history that spans over 50 years, we provide a wide range of housing, support and care services. We are a family friendly organization that employs around 1400 people and supports over 16,000 people across South Wales.
What you’ll do
In this role you will be providing care to our customers undertaking personal care and tasks such as administering medication, meal preparation, supporting them to pay their bills, writing letters and helping with activities and days out.
You will be supporting our customers to ensure they achieve as much independence as possible whilst maintaining their dignity and respect.
You'll be working 16 hours a week covering day, evening and night shifts, including weekends and bank holidays.
Where You’ll Be Working
Golau Caredig provides affordable independent living accommodation for people over 55 in 42 purpose-built one and two-bedroom flats. Individual care and support is provided by ‘in house’ domiciliary care and a tenant support service. The development is close to Barry town centre and includes several communal facilities including a restaurant, hairdressers, laundrette and multi-use activity area.
What you’ll need
To be successful in this role you must be reliable, flexible and have a passion for helping others and be able to use your own initiative. Applicants should also have QCF level 2 in Health and social care and be registered with Social Care Wales.
- £9.26 per hour
- Fully paid induction and training programme
- Free Uniform
- Free DBS
- Medi-cash - cashback healthcare plan
- Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
- A range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
- Enhanced sick pay with length of service
- Holidays increase with length of service
- We are a Family Friendly organisation
- Develop with the support of our academi
Opportunities for development
Through our academi we provide a range of learning and development opportunities to support you on your learning journey with us. We offer development opportunities for every stage of your career. From technical training to leadership development we have a range of programmes.
If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Cat Roberts on firstname.lastname@example.org
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Closing date: 14 June
If successful for this role a DBS check will be required
Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.