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Location: Manchester M25 9SB

Hours: 27 hours per week. Will include some weekends

Day shifts: 8am-8pm x 2 / 8am-2.30pm / 1.30-8pm x 1 worked on a rota system

SALARY:  £9.90ph and QCF 2 & 3 £10.04ph

The Fed is a leading social care Charity for the Greater Manchester Community, looking after elderly people in the home & offering a wide range of care services including: Residential, Respite, Nursing and Dementia units, End of life care and Day Services.

A permanent full time position of 39 hours, working 4 days from 7 has become available to join our care team on our Discharge to Assess unit, this is a fast paced care environment supporting the discharge of patients from the NHS to a 6 week reablement environment.

Residents once admitted will be assessed by the onsite NHS team which include: Social Worker, Physiotherapist and Occupational therapist to establish onward journey (home or  24/7 care home required). You will be instrumental in their care delivery and supporting with the reablement plan.

Duties Will Include:

  • Provide support to relatives/carers working closely to deliver excellent standards of care and act as a Key Worker to a resident.
  • Provide physical care which will involve taking residents to the toilet, giving them a shower or a bath, helping residents clean their teeth, assisting at mealtime, supporting our residents with their mobility whilst encouraging independence.
  • Observe, report and record any changes in the Resident’s physical and psychological wellbeing.
  • Take an active role in supporting residents in social activities.
  • Demonstrate empathy for the needs of residents.
  • Create and maintain supportive relationships with all members of the team and with colleagues throughout the home.

Candidate Requirements:

  • This post is subject to DBS disclosure & 2 satisfactory references.
  • Must be Kind, Caring, Patient + good with people.
  • Willingness to learn and maintain training.
  • Good communication.
  • QCF level 2 or 3 in Health & Social Care is essential


  • Employee health scheme
  • Free DBS check
  • Generous holidays – increasing with length of service.
  • Free Life assurance scheme
  • Free parking
  • Free uniform
  • Referral bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Reward & Recognition Scheme

If you wish to apply please contact Rebecca Ward on 01617724800 or

SCW Application Aug 21



PS SCW Jan 19