First Response Homecare Support Worker - North Tyneside

North Tyneside
£8.35 per Hour
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you want to help people make a smooth and successful transition from hospital care to independent living at home?

Do you have recent care experience and are able to demonstrate compassion, empathy and a commitment to high quality care?

Do you want to work for a company where the voice of every employee is heard?

If your answer is ‘Yes’ then our client has just the role for you.

Your New Company:

Our client is one of the UK’s largest employee-owned businesses and a provider of high quality homecare and support within local communities from its seven branches located in Newcastle, North Tyneside, Leeds, Doncaster, Manchester, Warrington and Knowsley.

Your New Role:

To support the continued growth of the business, as a First Response Homecare Support Worker you will provide care and support to people in their own homes for between 4 - 6 weeks following their discharge from hospital.

You will be available to provide care at short notice (your weekly hours guaranteed), providing a service across the following areas of North Tyneside: NE25, NE26, NE27, NE28, NE29 and NE30.

This will be an incredibly varied and fulfilling role and your duties will include:

• Personal care.
• Assistance with daily living tasks.
• Maintaining and promoting independence.
• Enabling.
• Undertaking daily health observations.

First Response Homecare Support Worker - What You Need:

• Recent care experience.
• The ability and confidence to work unsupervised.
• A desire to learn and acquire new skills.
• Excellent communication skills and a friendly, outgoing personality.
• Full driving licence and access to your own vehicle.
• Availability to work flexibly including weekends, nights and bank holidays.

You could join a company that values you and what you have to offer. In return, you could enjoy:

• Guaranteed 30 hours per week.
• 5.6 weeks fully paid holidays and enhanced rates for Bank Holidays.
• Mileage allowance and visit payments.
• Free DBS check.
• Uniform provided.
• Comprehensive induction training.
• Quarterly* and annual profit share bonus* (*conditions apply).
• Free company shares (subject to qualifying criteria).

First Response Homecare Support Worker - North Tyneside
Pay Rate: £8.35 per Hour
Job Type: Full Time – Guaranteed 30 Hours per Week
Required: Recent employment (less than 1 year) in a social care setting

Drivers Licence essential.

Our client an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes interest from people of all ages and backgrounds.

How to Apply:

If you are ready to start your new role, please apply online with an up to date CV and covering letter today and a member of their Recruitment Team will be in touch.

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received for this First Response Homecare Support Worker role and to follow further instructions if applicable.