Care Assistant & Companion

  • Location

    Cheltenham, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.00-£9.50 per hour plus mileage allowance

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    373/HCA/CHELTENHAM

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-10

We are looking for full time and part time Care Assistants & Companions in Cheltenham, Gloucester, and Stroud areas of Gloucestershire. No experience is required as full training will be provided.

Company Values

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a unique home care service who pride themselves on delivering a personal, tailor made care service, centered around the client’s needs. They have been rated “Good” by CQC and with a 4.2 out of 5 rating on a leading internet search site, this provider really is focussed on quality.   Their staff team described it as “A wonderful place to work”.

Your Job Role

As a Care Assistant & Companion you would be supporting an older adult in your local community to remain living in their own home. This is very important to them as it is where all their memories are and the things that they hold dear to them. Each client that you visit will have different needs and the level of support they need will vary. Your job will include: -

  • Supporting them to get up in the morning and with their morning routine.
  • Assisting them with washing, showering, and dressing/choosing clothes.
  • Shopping and helping them with their finances.
  • Doing the laundry and other domestic tasks.
  • Taking them to appointments.
  • Supervising medication.
  • Preparing meals together.
  • Supporting them with their bedtime routine.

 

This is a truly rewarding career, and you will make a real difference to the people you support.

 

How do I apply?

If you have any questions about the Care Assistant & Companion job, or, you wish to apply please click on the apply button.  Once you have applied, we would carry out an initial pre-screen of your application, your CV & application is then passed to the end employer who would then contact you directly to progress your application further. This would usually be within 24-72 working hours of applying and this telephone conversation is for you to ask any questions you may have and the end employer to find out more about you.