Care at Home Assistant

Recruiter
Care Vacancy Ltd
Location
West Sussex
Salary
9.00 - 11.00 GBP Hourly + GBP8.97/hour weekdays GBP10.87/hour weekends
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Expires
05 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Care at Home Assistant

Base: Horsted Keynes, West Sussex

Service provided in: RH16, RH17 & RH18 locations

Salary: GBP8.97/hour weekdays GBP10.87/hour weekends

Bonus/Benefits: Contracted hours and Flexible shift patterns

Sector: Healthcare & Medical

Job Type: Permanent

Work Hours: Full and Part time hours available

GBP8.97 per Hour Weekdays with Weekend enhancements of GBP10.87 per hour and various contracted hours per week available working a flexible shift pattern.

Our clients care at home service provides an alternative to residential care, allowing older people to continue living independently within their own home.

We are looking for passionate individuals who are committed to supporting and caring for our clients. If this sounds like you and you want to join our clients Care at Home Team, please apply online and we'll get back in touch for a friendly chat about the role.

The role of a Care at Home Assistant involves working closely with our clients in the community to ensure they have every opportunity to fulfil their needs and enjoy life. You will promote the physical, social, intellectual and emotional wellbeing of our client`s activities in their own homes, whilst promoting their independence and assisting with tasks that have become more difficult.

Our client pays competitive rates for mileage and also provide adequate travel time between each call, you will be given time to spend with the clients.

Varied duties will include providing assistance with personal care to include medication, social visits and shopping and all aspects of their daily living, as detailed in their person centred care plan. Previous experience for this role is not essential as you will receive on the job support and training. Ideal candidate will be able to communicate and interact well with people, be comfortable working both on their own as well being part of a team. You will need to have empathy and understand the needs of older people. Upon commencement, Care at Home Assistants must be willing to undertake training to achieve NVQ Level 2 qualification or equivalent. This post is subject to DBS check.

For an application form please apply online