Community Support Worker

HCRG Care Group

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Job summary

To provide designated quality care for children with complex medical needs in the community and within a childs home. This Job Description is not intended to be exhaustive. The post holder will be expected to adopt a flexible attitude towards the duties outlined, which may be subject to adjustment at any time in consultation with the post holder and in line with the needs of the Trust.

Main duties of the job

This list is intended to summarise the key responsibilities and is not intended to cover every task that may be required of the role: -

  • To provide safe and effective health care to children within their homes and in the community as delegated by the Named Nurse.
  • Recognise safeguarding concerns and follow relevant procedures.
  • Achieve and maintain competencies in specific clinical skills as delegated by the Named Nurse.
  • To be fully conversant with the emergency procedures, recognise when a situation requires immediate action, follow escalation pathways and initiate resuscitation.
  • Develop and understand a specific childs needs and work towards supporting that childs development in partnership with the familys and other team members in a variety of settings.
  • Help promote and maintain a safe and stimulating environment.
  • Assess and record the childs condition and take appropriate action as instructed in specific training.
  • Organise day to day activities, planning and organizing tasks if appropriate
  • Attend training and supervision.
  • To keep up to date with changing practices and take relevant opportunities for training and self development.
  • Complete the HCRG Care Group Care Certificate within 3 months of commencement
  • Adhere to infection control policies at all times

About us

About the Company

We change lives by transforming health and care.

Established in 2006, we are one of the UKs leading independent providers of community health and care services, working with health and care commissioners and communities to transform services with a focus on experience, efficiency and improved outcomes. We deliver and transform adult and children community health services, primary care services including urgent care, sexual health, dermatology and MSK services as well as adult social care and wellbeing services.Across England, we support communities of many millions and directly help more than half a million people each year - guided by our simple values: we care, we think, we do.

Were committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from a broad, diverse range of people who want to join our team. Were a Disability Confident Committed company, so we work to provide facilities, work environment adjustments and technical solutions to be as inclusive of everyone.

While it doesnt happen often, sometimes a role is very popular, and well need to close it earlier than the date weve shown here. If youre keen to join our team, wed love to hear from you so please apply as soon as you can.

To find out more about HCRG Care Group, please visit https://www.hcrgcaregroup.com/about-us-2

Date posted

18 June 2024

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

£22,816 to £24,336 a year

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

HCRGCG/TP/53790/10353

Job locations

HCRG Care Group

Chippenham

Wiltshire

SN15 1BN


Job description

Job responsibilities

You will feel valued as a Support Worker workingwithin our service at HCRG Care Group, receiving access to exclusive rewards and benefits including:

  • Membership of My Reward Hub, giving you access to discounts on every day purchases like grocery shopping as well as cashback and voucher offers for treats for you and those special to you
  • Access to your wages as you earn them to help cover lifes emergencies and avoid overdraft fees or high interest rates
  • Online and face to face help with your mental and physical wellbeing from healthy recipes and activity challenges through to post trauma support, legal, debt and life management help, as well career coaching and counselling
  • Access to eLearning, bespoke career pathways and opportunities for continuing professional development through our Outstanding learning and development team, The Learning Enterprise
  • An open, just culture where youre encouraged to have and implement ideas which can help us deliver our purpose: changing lives through transforming health and care backed up by at least £100,000 of ringfenced innovation funding each year
  • Free tea, coffee and milk at your base location

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will feel valued as a Support Worker workingwithin our service at HCRG Care Group, receiving access to exclusive rewards and benefits including:

  • Membership of My Reward Hub, giving you access to discounts on every day purchases like grocery shopping as well as cashback and voucher offers for treats for you and those special to you
  • Access to your wages as you earn them to help cover lifes emergencies and avoid overdraft fees or high interest rates
  • Online and face to face help with your mental and physical wellbeing from healthy recipes and activity challenges through to post trauma support, legal, debt and life management help, as well career coaching and counselling
  • Access to eLearning, bespoke career pathways and opportunities for continuing professional development through our Outstanding learning and development team, The Learning Enterprise
  • An open, just culture where youre encouraged to have and implement ideas which can help us deliver our purpose: changing lives through transforming health and care backed up by at least £100,000 of ringfenced innovation funding each year
  • Free tea, coffee and milk at your base location

Person Specification

General Requirements

Essential

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Desirable

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Person Specification

General Requirements

Essential

  • Click Apply for this job above to view the Job Description on our career site

Desirable

  • Click Apply for this job above to view the Job Description on our career site

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Employer details

Employer name

HCRG Care Group

Address

HCRG Care Group

Chippenham

Wiltshire

SN15 1BN


Employer's website

https://www.hcrgcaregroup.com/ (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

HCRG Care Group

Address

HCRG Care Group

Chippenham

Wiltshire

SN15 1BN


Employer's website

https://www.hcrgcaregroup.com/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Recruiter

Recruitment Team

careers@hcrgcaregroup.com

03002471122

Date posted

18 June 2024

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

£22,816 to £24,336 a year

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

HCRGCG/TP/53790/10353

Job locations

HCRG Care Group

Chippenham

Wiltshire

SN15 1BN


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