Part Time Home Care Assistant
Working in care, every day is different. Our client cares for their elderly clients in their own homes or wherever they call home which is where they feel most comfortable. Your tasks may include helping someone with their morning and evening routines preparing them healthy and delicious meals through the day or keeping their own homes safe and tidy.
Above all, you will be there to provide that essential companionship service which is at the heart of everything that we do.
Calls are a minimum of one hour which sets them aside from the other providers giving you time to build up trust and rapport and creating a lasting friendship.
In return you will work with a friendly local team that offer great rates of pay, paid holiday, ongoing training, and staff discounts amongst other benefits.
You will have access to continued professional development to enable you to provide the highest standard of professional care.
Due to the nature of the role you must have access to reliable transport as you may be required to assist a client to an appointment or to enable them to continue with a hobby or interest.
• Able to use your own initiative
• Caring and empathic nature
• Good working commitment
• Ability to work alternate weekends both Saturday and Sunday and some evenings
• Must be a driver as our clients can live in remote areas and may need your support to get to appointments
You don't need to have prior experience to work for our client, they are looking for people who have a natural talent for caring for others who love to spend time with people and can easily put a smile on someone's face which will make a difference to their day. If this describes you then please do get in touch.
We encourage applications from all sectors of the community as we want to reflect the neighbourhoods in which this job is based.
This role is subject to a full enhanced DBS and four clear references.
£9.50 - £10 per hour