Home Care Assistant & Companion

  • Location

    Aldershot, UK

  • Sector:

    Homecare

  • Job type:

    Managed Advertising

  • Salary:

    £11.43 - £14.85ph + Mileage

  • Contact:

    Steve Vine

  • Contact email:

    apply@managedadvertising.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    210/HCA/ALDERSHOT

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-11

  • Consultant:

    #

We are looking for full and part time Home Care Assistants & Companions in the Aldershot Area of Hampshire as well as the surrounding towns and villages. No experience is required as excellent training will be provided. However, it is essential that you have a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

Are you the type of person who goes above and beyond for someone in need? Do you have the desire and the time to make a positive difference to the life of an older person in your area?

Why work for us?

You could be joining an award-winning organisation with an outstanding brand and reputation in the care industry!  In 2020 we were rated Outstanding by CQC, aswell as being rated as a 5* Employer and are currently ranked as no.1 homecare provider in Surrey on an independent review site. We put our client at the forefront of everything we do and help people to remain in the place they love the most, their home. Not only do we promote a minimum of 1-hour support, we will closely match you to older adults who live in your local area, so you can build a lasting relationship!

We really do invest in our staff and ensure that everyone feels valued and part of the team. As well as a fully funded opportunity to gain a qualification in Health & Social Care, we offer excellent progression opportunities too, so this could be the first step towards a long-lasting, rewarding career in social care.

Your Duties

Your job would be to help older people remain independent in their own homes as well as continuing to do the activities they love. Every day is different, but your main responsibilities will be:

  • Assisting with daily routines such as preparing for the day or going to bed.
  • Helping an older person with their personal care, this could be showering/bathing and helping them to finish off getting dressed when necessary.
  • Preparing meals and light household duties.
  • Taking them out shopping or attending local groups, events or appointments.
  • Being a friendly companion and someone they can rely on and talk to.

Benefits, Pay Rates & Hours:

  • £11.43- £14.85 per hour plus mileage allowance.
  • Guaranteed hours depending on your availability.
  • You will be visiting the same clients for continuity of care.
  • Pension Scheme.
  • Up to £230 refer a friend scheme.
  • Social events which include BBQ’s, pub quizzes, canvas painting and comedy clubs, to name but a few!
  • We offer free training including working towards the Care Certificate, Level 2 or 3 qualification in Health and Social Care.

We share a passion for providing great care and putting our clients first. If you share that passion, then you could be a great addition to our team. If you are excited by this rewarding job opportunity, then please click “apply.”