Care Assistant & Home Helper

  • Location:

    Basingstoke, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Carol Raine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    C/HCA/BASINGSTOKE/JUNE20

  • Consultant:

    Carol Raine

  • Salary:

    £ 9.75- £13.88 per hour, plus 25p mileage allowance and paid holidays.

We are seeking part time Care Assistants & Home Helpers in and around the Basingstoke area of Hampshire. No experience is required as full training will be provided. However, it is essential that you hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

Locations & Pay Rate

Because this company delivers care & support to people in their own homes, they have vacancies in the Oakley, Overton, Odiham, Hook, Hartley Wintney, Tadley, Sherfield on Loddon and surrounding areas. So, if you live in one of these locations, they would like to hear from you.

  • £ 9.75- £13.88 per hour, plus 25p mileage allowance and paid holidays.
  • Early mornings, lunch times, afternoons, evenings, and alternate weekend available.

Company Values

The Owner developed a passion to deliver a high-quality companionship led care service after seeing various members of his family need care and support. With the support which they received they were able to remain in their own home with all their memories and treasures which they held close. He has made it a mission to help older people in his local community to have the chance to also remain in their own home too.  You would be joining an award-winning organisation with an outstanding reputation in the industry, who promote a minimum of 1-hour support calls. So, you will not be rushing between clients.

Job description

A big part of the role will be providing.

  • companionship,
  • helping with domestic duties, shopping and preparing meals,
  • reminding someone to take medication,
  • support whilst they shower/bath or wash, dress/undress.

You will enable them to carry on doing the activities they enjoy at home, such as listening to old records or reminiscing about their memories with a nice cup of tea. There may be elements of light personal care involved but this would be no different to what you may do for a friend or relative. If you also think about everything you do daily, you would be supporting someone to do the same. It is the smallest acts of kindness that make the biggest difference.

Apply/ Ask a question?

If you have any questions about this Care Assistant & Home Helper & Care Companion job, or you wish to apply please click on the apply button. Once you have applied within 24-72 hours the employer will be in contact with you to introduce themselves and answer any questions you may have, then look at progressing your application to interview stage.