Complex Care Support Worker in Darlington at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 12/30/2020

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Job Description

Job Family: Support & Enablement Worker

Location: Darlington, County Durham

Pay Rate (£): £9.43

Vacancy Reference: 023217


Complex Care Support Worker

Voyage Specialist Healthcare – Darlington

About this Job –

We are currently recruiting for a Complex Care Support Worker to support a gentleman who, as a teenager, sustained a spinal injury. You will be part of a team providing care to someone with a wide range of interests, who lives in a caring and welcoming family home. You will be working with an intelligent and articulate gentleman whose passions include films, sport, and current affairs. His activities have been curtailed by Covid-19 restrictions as he is usually busy. We believe you would find the work enjoyable, challenging, and rewarding.

This role is part-time for someone who is happy to work a combination of days, nights and weekends, with the following shift patterns available:

  • 08:30-22:30
  • 22:00-09:00

The person we support has the following clinical interventions:

  • Tracheostomy with Tracheal Suction
  • Phrenic nerve pacer
  • Nebuliser Therapy
  • Medications
  • Catheter care
  • Physiotherapy
  • General day to day support with moving and assisting, nutrition and hydration support

Previous experience is advantageous but not essential as you will receive full training tailored to the service user’s specific needs.




What the role offers:

  • Earn between £9.43 and £14 per hour
  • A regular working pattern
  • Being a part of a dedicated team for this gentleman
  • Paid nurse-led clinical training
  • 24/7 on call nurse support

Voyage Specialist Healthcare (a part of Voyage Care) provides complex home care services for adults and children. These high quality services allow our clients to remain independent in the comfort of their own home, without compromising on the quality of their care.

Benefits working with Voyage Specialist Healthcare include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Holiday pay
  • Career progression including the completion of NVQ qualifications
  • Fully funded DBS/PVG
  • Support Worker recognition scheme
  • Enhanced rates for bank holidays
  • Refer a friend scheme

This is a rewarding role where you can gain clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional support to our service user making a positive impact on their day to day life.

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CVs received are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the barred adult list.



Role Specific Requirements -


Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specific Requirement