At Deben Willow Care Ltd. we know that staff are our main asset, which is why we value and support them how ever we can.
We are currently recruiting for the below vacancies:
Field Care Supervisor
Driving Licence & own transport essential
£23,000 per annum
We are very excited to be able to recruit for an additional Field Care Supervisor to enable us to continue to expand our coverage area and the number of clients and carers this role supports.
The role of the field care supervisor is to support the delivery of the highest quality care support services by carrying out a range of functions in the field, including the assessment and review of individual services and the practical supervision, instruction and support of our community care workers.
Care supervisors are expected to spend the majority of their working time in the community carrying out their primary functions, but their role will typically also entail a certain amount of office-based administrative work.
This role will require working on a shift basis of AM or PM shifts and also covering on-call service and working 1 in 3 weekends.
Salary £23,000 per annum
> Carry out initial risk and needs assessments in respect of individual service users, either in the service user’s home or, where required, in other settings such as hospitals or residential/nursing homes;
> Work in partnership with service users, their family, carers, advocates, healthcare professionals and others to ensure the seamless delivery of holistic packages of individual care support;
> Work with the care coordinator to support the planning of realistic, effective care worker rotas, with due regard for the particular needs of the individual and the particular skills and attributes of the worker;
> Carry out regular reviews of individual services, including repeated and renewed needs and risk assessments;
> Participate as required in multi-disciplinary review of service users’ needs.
> Carry out the on-site observation and evaluation of care worker practice as part of routine supervision, in response to particular performance concerns, or as otherwise directed;
> Provide ad-hoc support and instruction to care workers in the field, including in an emergency.
> Promote a safe working environment and safe systems of work in respect of care workers in the field and those that might be affected by their activities;
> Understand and follow hazard and accident reporting procedures
> Be alert to any changes in service users’ condition and circumstances and act appropriately when these change
> Level 3 in Health & Social Care
> Great leadership skills, friendly, approachable with the ability to inspire and motivate others.
> A genuine concern for the welfare of others.
> Flexible; willing and able to work outside normal hours when required.
> Experience of delivering and managing care support services.
> Experience of managing people and delivering training and instruction is desirable.
This is a full time permanent position, continuous training and support will be provided.
Driver with own transport essential.
If this position is of interest to you, please apply now.
An Enhanced DBS plus two references are required for the successful applicant.
Community Care Assistants
Driving licence & own transport essential
As a domiciliary care provider, we have full & part-time vacancies in the following areas:
Hollesley & Alderton - Woodbridge & Melton - Martlesham & Kesgrave - Yoxford - Leiston - Aldeburgh - Snape & Orford -
Framlingham - Saxmundham - Rendlesham - Hemley - Grundisbugh & Otley - Witnesham & Westerfield - Felixstowe.
We operate two shift patterns of AM commencing at approx 6.30am or PM commencing at approx 4pm.
£9.50 per hour weekdays - £11.50 weekends
If you hold a Level 3 Certificate in Health & Social Care the pay rate is £10.00 per hour or £12.00 weekends
To visit Service Users in their own homes and provide support with daily living skills. The support provided will respect the dignity of the individual and promotes independence whilst enabling them to remain at home.
MAIN DUTIES AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Showering and bathing
Dressing and grooming
Toileting and continence care
To prompt or supervise medication (following appropriate training and in accordance with Deben Willow Care's medication policy)
Eating and drinking
Assisting with meal preparation in accordance with their care plans
Assist Service Users with their nutritional needs such as preparing meals/snacks/drinks and feeding the Service User if required in accordance with the care plan
Assist Service Users with mobility problems in accordance with their risk assessment and care plan
Domestic duties such as vacuuming, dusting, washing/wiping up, bed making and maintaining hygiene in kitchens and bathrooms, ensuring that commodes are kept hygienically clean
Observe and inform the office team of any changes to the Service Users needs, or state of health, whether physical, emotional, psychological, social or environmental
Report to the Supervisory team, any form of bad practice, abuse or concerns if genuinely suspected or witnessed
Keep written records, record accurately and factually in the care plan each time a visit is made
Know and respect the boundaries and rights of Service Users and their families.
If you are interested in a career at Deben Willow Care Ltd. please forward your CV to or if you would prefer an application form to be sent in the post, call us today 01728 453677 or complete the below enquiry form