Care Assistant & Home Helper

  • Location

    Bracknell, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £10.08 - £11.18 per hour + mileage

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    32/HCA/BRACKNELL/AUG20

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-16

  • Consultant:

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We are looking for Care Assistants & Home Helpers in the Bracknell area of Berkshire. No experience is required as full training is provided. Above all, you need an honest, reliable attitude and desire to help vulnerable older adults in your local community.

Locations

Because this homecare provider provides visits to older people in their own homes, they have job vacancies in the Bracknell, Binfield, Warfield, North Ascot, Crowthorne, Sandhurst and surrounding areas of Berkshire. So, if you have a few hours spare a week and you would like a rewarding role like no other, we would love to hear from you.

Pay rates, hours & benefits

  • £10.08 per hour weekdays, £11.18 per hour weekends + enhanced rate at bank holidays.
  • 30p mileage allowance.
  • Flexible hours to suit you- full time, part time, bank hours, and weekend hours all available.
  • Support towards your QFC/NVQ level 2 & 3 in care.
  • Holiday pay.
  • Travelling kept to a minimum.
  • The biggest benefit of all is knowing you have made a positive difference in a person’s life.

Why work for this provider?

With a 4.9 out of 5 rating on homecare.co.uk, quality care matters to this organisation and you could be part of a company to be proud of. The senior management have over 50 years of experience in the sector between them, so they understand how quality, person centred care can make a huge difference in the lives of older adults living in their own homes. Each member of the team ensures that everyone is treated with the utmost dignity and respect. After all, isn’t that what we all want as we get older?  

Job description

As a Care Assistant & Home Helper, you will be well looked after and supported to do your role well. The role is so varied, but you will help with many different aspects of personal care and companionship, including:

  • Helping our clients get ready for the morning or assisting them to bed at night.
  • Brushing their teeth and hair.
  • Keeping an eye on their mental health, being a good companion to give the family peace of mind.
  • Helping with their shopping or collecting a prescription.
  • Helping with meal preparation.
  • Reminding them when they need to take their medication or about doctor’s appointments.

Apply or ask a question

If you have any questions about this Care Assistant & Home Helper role or you wish to apply, then 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 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.