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Social Care Practitioner - End of Life/Palliative (Live-in) in Dorchester at Agincare

Date Posted: 5/4/2018

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Job Title: Social Care Practitioner - End of Life/Palliative (Live-in)

Area: Dorchester / Region: Dorset

Basic Salary: £500-£700 per week

Bonus: Available                                      

Job Description

Experienced Social Care Practitioner (End of Life/Palliative – Live-in)


**Opportunity to earn between £500 - £700 per week plus bonuses**


With One Of The Largest Independent Providers Of Live-in Care In The UK

**Placements available across Dorset **

At Agincare Live-in Care Services we work in partnership with Care Commissioning Groups, Local Authorities, families and next of kin to provide excellent levels of care to our clients across the UK.  We consistently achieve this through recruiting passionate and committed staff that share our values and understand the needs, concerns and expectations of clients and colleagues alike.  This ongoing success has created further opportunity to recruit additional experienced Social Care Practitioners with End of Life/Palliative experience to our team!

End of life/ Palliative Care Practitioners help to provide specialist end of life care and support to clients and their families at home. They support clients who have terminal illnesses such as cancer or other life-limiting conditions.


*Accommodation and Food provided whilst in placement*

*Work your own schedule (we ask for a min 2 weeks in a placement at a time)*

*A rewarding career*

* FREE specialist and comprehensive training programme with ongoing support*

* FREE accommodation whilst you are training*

* A flexible pattern of work with regular breaks and the opportunity for permanent placement*

* A commitment to Continuous Professional Development (NVQ Level 2/3/4 and above) *

* Market leading support whilst in placement from Registered Managers, Regional Care Supervisors, Specialist Trainers, a dedicated Welfare Officer and a structured 24/7 Office Support Team for everyday help and emergencies.


***Please note these are live-in positions across Dorset***

***You will be required to live with the client in their own home***



Job Requirements

To be successful in this role you will need to have a friendly and caring personality, and good communication skills. You also need to be able to deal with potentially upsetting situations. If you want to be a comforting and supportive presence to people, making a difference to their lives, then this could be the career for you.

If you feel that you can provide quality support/ care services for people and are committed and dedicated to working within a person centred support service then please contact us for an application form.

Experience in End of Life/Palliative care is a requirement for this position.