Recruitment

Fortis Care is always on the hunt for amazing new staff. If you have the enthusiasm to help make a positive difference, we would like to hear from you.

Care Worker - Hitchin

Fortis Care is looking for a superstar Care Worker - Hitchin

Full-Time

Hitchin, Hertfordshire

Published 19 October 2018

About the job

When you join Fortis Care as a Care Worker, you will provide care and support to a range of individuals from the community that are in need of personal care and support, due to a variety of conditions they may be suffering from or, perhaps due to old age.

From day-to-day, our Care Workers will empower and support individuals to live as independently whilst assisting them with any task that they are unable to do without support or assistance.

Duties will include supporting people with:

We train all of our staff to provide the best possible care to the individuals that we support via the Care Certificate and QCF Social Care qualification. Our working hours are extremely flexible; whether you have some previous experience of care or you don’t, we give all of our Care Workers comprehensive training.

Job requirements

EXPERIENCE

1

Experience of providing support to the elderly

Desirable

2

Experience of providing person centered support

Desirable

SKILLS

3

Demonstration or evidence of networking skills and ability to build links in the local community

Essential

4

Ability to manage difficult and crisis situations calmly and effectively

Essential

5

Ability to work independently and use own initiative

Essential

6

Ability to work as part of a team

Essential

KNOWLEDGE

7

Knowledge and commitment to Person Centered Approaches and the aims of Fortis Care

Essential

8

Possession of, or commitment to obtain, an appropriate NVQ

Essential

CIRCUMSTANCES

9

Able to work flexibly as required, including weekends and evening

Essential


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