Dementia Friend & Companion

  • Location

    Tenterden, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.50 - £15.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    450/HCA/TENTERDENX

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-20

  • Consultant:

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We have full-time & part-time job vacancies for Dementia Friends & Companions in the Tenterden area of Kent. Car Drivers are essential.

  • £9.50 - £15.50 per hour
  • You will have availability between 07:00am – 12pm & 16:00 – 22:00pm
  • Free DBS and uniform

Locations

This homecare provider has job vacancies in the Tenterden, Ashford, Bonnington, Stone-in-Oxney, Brabourne, Wye, and surrounding areas.  

About you: -

You do not have to have any previous experience in care, in fact you may be looking for a complete career change or looking for a part-time job following early retirement. You will be naturally caring, empathetic and someone that wants to be a Companion or Care Assistant for all the right reasons. You will be friendly and easy to talk to, part of being a Dementia Friend & Companion includes building a relationship built on trust.  You will be the type of person that will make them feel relaxed and at ease with you.

Duties

  • Assisting with morning, lunchtime, evening, and weekend routines
  • Helping with medication prompts.
  • Assisting clients to wash, dress and helping them to toilet if needed.
  • Light housework.
  • Taking them out into the local community or to attend appointments.

The Company

You would be joining a national Homecare and leading brand, which enables its customers to maintain their lifestyle. They aim to deliver the very best care available, the sort of care you would want for your own relative. The Directors formed the business to make a difference in the local community and offer a care service purely focussed on Quality.  Making a difference to an older adult and enabling them to stay independent is such a rewarding job. They are proud of the 5-star review on a leading Homecare review site with some fantastic reviews from families and individuals that have used the service.  They have also been rated “Good” by the Care Quality Commission who regulates the care sector.

Apply/Ask a Question

The care delivered by this organisation goes far beyond the normal limits, if you want to be part of something special in your local community then please click on apply. Becoming a Dementia Friend & Companion could be just the start of your career, they actively promote from within and offer fantastic career development. Once you click apply, you will be contacted within 48 hours by the end employer so they can find out more about you and you can ask any questions you may have.