Home Carers

£8 - £9.25 per hour
18 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Maria Connelly
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Toddington
JOB TITLE: Home Carers
SALARY: £8-£9.25 per hour
BENEFITS: 30p/mile mileage, guaranteed income within an agreed shift pattern, double time Bank Holidays, triple time Christmas, 28 days paid holiday (pro-rata), pension, free uniforms, mobile phone allowance, job security, nurse led service, care certificate training, health and social care diploma

WORKING HOURS: Full-time/Part-time

THE COMPANY: Our client is a home care service providing high quality care at home for people across Central Bedfordshire (Ampthill, Flitwick, Toddington, Barton, Silsoe, Westoning, Sundon, Streatley and surrounding villages), with their offices based in Toddington.

THE ROLE:This is a fantastic opportunity to become a Home Carer. Our client is looking for applicants that want to step into a new career and will also consider experienced Care Workers looking for job security and guaranteed hours. You will support service users in daily tasks including toileting, personal care, feeding, assisting with medication and occasionally providing companionship for the service user.

Key Responsibilities to include:
  • Help with getting up and/or going to bed
  • Assisting with medication
  • Help with preparing, serving or giving meals
  • Domestic duties
  • Shopping
  • Sitting or companionship visits
  • Attending to personal hygiene needs
THE CANDIDATE: Experience isn't essential for the position of Home Carer. Instead, our client is looking for individuals with strong interpersonal skills, a caring personality and someone who is reliable and can be relied upon to support the service user in their home in a very rewarding capacity. Training will be provided, however to be considered for this position, candidates must hold a Driving Licence and access to their own vehicle.

Key experience essential for the role:
  • Driving licence and own transport
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • A strong desire to work within the care home sector
  • A caring personality
  • Flexibility
Are you the Home Carer that we are looking for? If YES then please hit the Apply now button.
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