Care Assistant - Complex Home Carer

Posted 11 January 2022
SalaryUp to £13.11 per hour
LocationHereford
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceGLOCC-PCA-Here-JAN22
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

Are you a compassionate Care Assistant looking for your next role in healthcare?

We’re recruiting a Care Assistant to join our team in the Hereford area, delivering quality care in the home. This role involves working as part of a small health and social care team as part of a 2:1 package of care, to support a female service user living with complex healthcare needs and challenging behaviour. Your day-to-day duties will include helping out with personal care tasks, preparing meals, assisting our service user while she eats and assisting with daily living tasks to support her mother.

Shifts: Tuesdays and Thursdays 15:30-19:30, Fridays 15:00-19:00, Saturdays 9:00-13:00 and Sundays 9:00-17:00.

We also ask for...

To apply for this rewarding Care Assistant role, you will need to have a minimum of 3 months experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. This will ensure you have an emotional and clinical understanding of what it takes to deliver home care. You’ll need to be an approachable and understanding people person, ready to become a key part of your service user's support network. You will also need a valid Moving and Handling certificate. Access to your own vehicle is desirable. The right to work in the UK is essential.

Please note: To work in a care home in England from 11 November 2021, the post holder is required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt.

Your benefits package

  • An hourly rate of up to £13.11, including holiday pay
  • The ability to get paid instantly
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to Newcross World, where you can develop your skills and unlock new opportunities in the care sector
  • Access to appointments with NHS-registered GPs through a Virtual GP app
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough
  • Free DBS and uniform

Enjoy Flexi Pay!

Get instant access to up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts with Flexi Pay (includes bank holidays and weekends)! This exclusive perk is available on our app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and you can start within a week!