Home Care Workers in Hounslow, Hillingdon and Feltham : Hillingdon And Feltham

JOB DESCRIPTION Post: Home Care Worker Part Time and Full Time Hours (Hounslow,Hillingdon and Feltham) Responsible to: Home Care Coordinator Responsible for: To help promote personal and physical independence by offering as much choice as possible in the activities of daily living undertaken by Service Users in their own homes. To ensure that the personal care of the service user is maintained according to their needs and capabilities. 1. Main responsibilities  To assist service users with personal care tasks such as bathing, feeding, toileting, dressing etc.  To undertake household tasks such as housework, meal preparation, laundry, shopping etc.  To assist service users to manage their day to day finances as requested by the Care Coordinators and complete transaction forms in line with procedure  To support service users to maintain contacts with relatives, friends and other social contacts  To help to create a supportive homely environment where service users can achieve maximum independence  To be aware of service users’ cultural and religious needs and to facilitate them  To be aware of the needs of service users’ mental health problems and physical disabilities and sensory loss  To offer service users as much choice as possible in promoting personal and physical independence in the activities of daily living  To maintain accurate and confidential records of service users  To update care plans and relevant documents of each service user maintaining confidentiality at all times both written and verbally.  To report any significant changes to service users’ circumstances to Care Coordinators  To observe good practices and report any unusual occurrence to Care Coordinator as soon as possible.  To maintain a safe working environment through awareness of Health & Safety regulations  To be aware and follow company procedures and good practice  To attend any induction courses, supervision, briefings and training as instructed

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Apr 21st, 2014 | Posted in Homecare