Skip to content

Text size:

New Care Need in Havenstreet

This is a new requirement following a hospital stay, for a previously capable gentleman who has been physically and cognitively impacted by sepsis and is currently requiring significant support, with the objective to regain most of his prior ability. Initial flexibility is required as we figure out what exactly is needed. Assistance required for approx 2 hours twice a day by one person, morning and evening, plus 2 hours once a week to provide respite for his wife. Needs include getting in/out of bed, washing, showering, dressing. Catheter care should be by district nurse team but not in place yet, thus there may be an initial need. No other medical care needed and no medication support required. Support getting in and out of car and with re-enabling the use of steps. Encouragement to eat and walk regularly would be helpful.

Genders which may apply for this job – Any

Hours per week – Approx 25 - 30 hours per week

Area – Sandown

Driving licence required – No

Employer has pets – No

Employer is smoker – No

Required care experience – dressing and toileting, Mental health, Personal care e.g. one or all of these tasks; washing, Personal care e.g. one or all of these tasks; washing, dressing and toileting

Noticeboard Advice

For your privacy and protection when applying for a job online:

  • Never provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction.
  • By applying for a job using this site you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the terms and conditions for use of this site.