Care & Support Assistant / Driver – HISN – Olympus House
At Olympus Care Services, we aspire to provide the best possible service to every individual we support. Our aim is to do everything we can to make our customers’ aspirations a reality.
Our High Intensity Support Needs Care Assistants provide practical, personal and emotional care and support to Olympus Care customers who have a range of different physical and social needs.
Your responsibilities may vary from customers personal care, assisting with medication, general health and well-being and liaising with other healthcare professionals to ensure care plans are followed. Your role will also consist of driving the company minibus to allow and encourage customers to remain active and engaged within their community, which plays a pivotal role in maintaining their independence.
We are looking a highly motivated person to work in our day service with profound and multiple disabilities, you will be required to support in daily session and personal care, you will be guided by the seniors on shift. You must be flexible and some driving and escorting duties will be required
If you see yourself in this role and want to work imaginatively and in a way that enables an individual to achieve their personal goals, then we want to hear from you.
Location – Olympus House, Northampton
•Up to 6 weeks’ leave (pro rata for part-time)
•Competitive pay rates
•Discount at high street brands for money of shopping, food and days away
•Comprehensive initial induction and continual personal development including opportunities to gain accredited qualifications
•Sick Pay Scheme*
It is an exciting time to be working in local government in Northamptonshire with the journey towards the creation of two brand new unitary authorities in April 2021. The committed approach from the whole public sector to deliver the two unitaries will present significant opportunities for joining up and transforming service delivery to ensure the best possible outcomes for our residents.