Home Care Support Worker
Home Care Support Worker
LOCATION: Portsmouth, Hampshire
SALARY & BENEFITS: £20,000 per annum if full time (Part Time opportunities available starting at £9.50 per hour)
Other benefits will include
- Flexible working hours
- Option for guaranteed hours or flexible 0 hours contract
- Travel time included in Rota
- Free company uniform
- Paid induction
- Company bonus scheme
- DBS administration completed on your behalf.
- Opportunity to complete Level 2 / Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
- Career Progression within the company
- Immediate Interviews
We also offer a full induction course. This will go through everything that you need to know, as well as shadowing days with experienced care and support workers, to help you get on your feet.
WORKING HOURS: Full Time and Part Time opportunities available
THE COMPANY: Nightingales Golden Care, an award winning home care agency based in Portsmouth providing care to the elderly, disabled, and vulnerable in Portsmouth.
THE ROLE: The role of the Home Care Support Worker will be to deliver a high-quality service of care to our service users. You will assist in the delivery of support and care for all service users to enable them to live as independently as possible. This will meet the care needs of the individual and emotional support to family and friends. You will support in all the service user’s daily living tasks.
Key Responsibilities of a Home Care Support Worker to include:-
- To support the service user with managing their daily living tasks
- Personal care
- Supporting emotional needs
- Record keeping
- Administering medication
- Supporting at meal times
THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will be a reliable, caring and flexible. You will be friendly, kind, honest, reassuring and an effective communicator. You will share our goal in delivering excellent care to our service users and you will need to live within a commutable distance to Portsmouth. We would love someone with experience but more importantly, we are looking for someone who is committed with a caring personality. The successful Home Care Support Worker must have their own transport for travelling from client to client locations (this can be a bicycle).
Key experience essential for the role of Home Care Support Worker based in Portsmouth
- Will live within a commutable distance of the Portsmouth area
- Will hold a full UK driving licence with daily access to transport or own a bicycle
- Will have a caring nature
You will then be sent an enquiry form, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.