Dementia Care Support Worker - Fulfilled Lives Service, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire

Salary: £9.50 block paid 25p per mile

Contract: 35 hours

Working just ONE weekend a month!!

This role requires the successful candidate to enable people who live with early onset Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease and other cognitive impairments to live as independently as possible in their own homes.

An important part of your role will be assessing and setting up routines that will help the person maintain their lifestyle, helped along with access to prompting tools like Telecare.

We value experience in our staff, and as a resourceful person, you will get the opportunity to use your own skills to develop helpful visual aids/prompts as reminders to take medication, do tasks etc.

  • You will receive full training in Dementia Care and all required mandatory training to enhance your own learned experience.
  • You may be providing personal care for your service user if required.
  • You will be supporting service users to do their own shopping, attending appointments, getting out and about and helping them to re-engage in the community they love.
  • You will be required to have an enhanced DBS check which is paid by our company

What we require from you as candidate:

  • The right to work in the UK
  • Previous experience in care
  • A good level of English, both written and spoken
  • A caring nature and desire make a difference to someone’s life
  • A full driving license and access to a reliable vehicle.
  • To be able to demonstrate commitment to the role

*Having a Driving Licence and access to your own car is essential for this role*

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

For questions please contact Steven on 07541 174713