Home Care Assistant

  • Job Reference: CVGW/Peterborough/8
  • Date Posted: 27 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Greenwood Homecare
  • Website: http://greenwoodhomecare.co.uk/
  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £8.50 to £14.80 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Home Care Assistant - Peterborough

£8.50 - £14.80 an hour - Part-time and Full-time + Excellent Benefits

Greenwood Homecare is a domiciliary care provider in Peterborough. We are looking for passionate and caring individuals to provide care assistance to clients in Peterborough and the surrounding areas. If you are looking for a rewarding career, where you’ll help support those in need, whilst learning new skills and becoming a valuable member of the local community, then read on! We reward our carers by offering guaranteed hours of at least twenty hours per week.

Job Responsibilities:

As a care worker you will visit the homes of elderly disabled and vulnerable adults to provide a range of services which enable them to live independently. Examples of tasks include:

  • To provide companionship to the Client, actively talking and listening to them about their interests.
  • To assist Clients with getting out of bed in the morning and getting into bed in the evening.
  • To assist Clients to with their washing and bathing.
  • To assist Clients with personal hygiene and toileting requirements.
  • To assist clients with meal preparation.
  • To provide light general household domestic duties, including housework and laundry.
  • To accompany the Client on social outings and with their shopping.

Benefits:

  • Full internal training for role. No experience required.
  • Wages start at £8.50 per hour, rising to £9 per hour at weekends.
  • All equipment including mobile phone provided free of charge.
  • Guaranteed hours of at least twenty hours per week.
  • Mileage payments
  • Continued in house training and support.
  • Career Development Opportunities
  • Flexibility – decide your own schedule and working availability
  • 28 days paid holiday (including bank holidays), paid pro-rata
  • The opportunity to have a truly meaningful impact on people’s lives!

Requirements of Domiciliary Care Assistant:

  • Employment subject to proof of eligibility to work in the UK, enhanced DBS checks and satisfactory references.
  • Experience is not necessary as a full training programme including induction training will be provided
  • Must have driving license and the use of a car.

Roles Available:

There are a variety of roles available, from daily visitations, to live-in care.

Please Apply Online

Greenwood Homecare is committed to Equal Opportunities and Anti-discriminatory practice