Live-in Carer - Complex Care Needs Specialist

Indigo Healthcare

4 days ago

£350 - 400/per week

Job Description

Join Our Team as a Live-in Carer - Complex Care Needs Specialist

Location: Weeton, LS17

Are you an experienced carer with a background in nursing, passionate about making a difference in people's lives? We have an exceptional opportunity for you!

About Us:

Nestled in the breathtaking West Yorkshire countryside lies our tranquil haven. Our luxurious converted barn house offers more than just a place to work; it's a home away from home. Complete with modern amenities, including electrical car charging ports, two cozy bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and high-speed internet, our accommodation ensures your comfort while you focus on what matters most - providing exceptional care.

About the Role:

You'll be supporting a remarkable 25-year-old gentleman with complex care needs. Despite facing challenges, he attends college five days a week and embraces life with resilience. Your role involves administering medications, overseeing suction procedures, and providing compassionate support during hydrotherapy sessions. You'll also collaborate with a dedicated team of carers to ensure seamless care delivery.

Specific Duties Include:

  • Administering medications as prescribed, including buccal diazepam and nebulizers, with precision and attention to detail.
  • Providing one-on-one manual handling assistance using specialized equipment such as lifts, hoists, and ceiling tracks to ensure the client's safety and comfort.
  • Conducting regular suction procedures and monitoring the client's condition closely to anticipate and respond to any changes promptly.
  • Collaborating with healthcare professionals to develop and implement personalized care plans tailored to the client's unique needs and preferences.
  • Supervising and coordinating a team of carers to ensure consistent and high-quality care delivery, including training new staff members and providing ongoing support and guidance.

About You:

We're seeking a registered nurse with substantial experience in complex care. Your compassionate nature and commitment to dignity and respect make you an ideal fit for our team. Experience with epilepsy, manual handling techniques, and administering medications is essential. Moreover, your ability to supervise and coordinate a team demonstrates your leadership skills and dedication to excellence.

What's in it for you:

  • Flexible working patterns tailored to your needs (2 weeks on/2 weeks off, 3 weeks on/3 weeks off, or other arrangements)
  • Competitive salary with opportunities for additional hours
  • A supportive environment where your skills are valued and your growth is encouraged
  • The chance to make a meaningful difference in someone's life while enjoying the beauty of the Yorkshire countryside.

Don't miss out on this rewarding opportunity to be part of our dedicated team. Apply now and embark on a fulfilling career journey with us!

For further information, please contact Emma Johnsen on 01274 599254 or email emmaj@indigohealthcare.co.uk, or apply online via our website.

Job Details

Job Ref:

LIC/RS/CC

Start Date:

ASAP

Location:

Leeds, UK

Salary:

£350 - 400/per week

Employment type:

Part Time

Working Term:

Employed (PAYE)