Home Care Assistant & Companions

Recruiter
Josh Taylor
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
£8.15 -£10.00 Per Hour + Mileage Allowance
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
19 Oct 2016
Ref
A/HCA/DEVON
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you in a position to serve the needs of your local community by delivering quality care & companionship to private clients in their own homes?

Our Client is an award winning company, having recently been awarded a CQC ‘outstanding’ and The Queens Award for Innovation. Based in Budleigh Salterton our Clients live throughout Exeter & East Devon.
Building great connections is central to everything we do and we firmly believe that providing quality companionship supports our elderly clients to remain in their own homes longer. With this in mind we provide a minimum of one hour’s visit.

Who are we looking for?
Men and women who have time to spare and are passionate about making a difference to someone else’s day.
People able to provide a level of support and care on every day activities in and around client’s homes.
Those with a great work ethic who are able to drive, as some of our clients need assistance with errands appointments and going out in the community.
Men and women who put respect, dignity, honesty and compassion at the centre of all they do and who are dependable and caring.

What do we offer in return?
Between £8.15 and £10.00 per hour (double at Bank Holidays) and a flexible working contract, plus mileage, benefits and holiday. Working in zones close to where you live.
Superb Induction training around the 15 standards of the new Care Certificate.
Paid training in Manual Handling & Medication the opportunity to study the City & Guilds in Dementia Care. We are the only Care Provider in the South West that delivers this level of Dementia Training. Careful matchmaking, personal introductions and shadowing for every new client ensures they are at the heart of every decision.
This is a genuine opportunity to develop a rewarding career.


You will need to be available for our busy times, which can be:
Early mornings/mornings- to help prepare breakfast & support with morning routine.
Lunchtimes- to prepare meals or to take clients out
Evenings- to help prepare meals & assist with bedtime routine.
Weekends, every other weekend, if only for a few hours.
We seek new Home Care Assistants & Companions in the Exeter, Honiton, Sidmouth, Seaton and Axminster zones. Ideally from 12-24 hours a week.

Please apply today and let us know what you could bring to the Companion role.