Home Care Assistants

Recruiter
Carla Day
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Salary
£7.25 - £7.75 + Mileage Allowance
Posted
03 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Dec 2016
Ref
F/HCA/NEWCASTLE
Contract Type
Permanent

Due to new customers our client is looking for Home Care Assistants in all areas of Newcastle upon Tyne. Established for 48 years they are one of the main providers to Newcastle Council providing care and support in people’s own homes.  They have an excellent reputation and can offer job security and the opportunity to progress, alongside additional benefits and car discounts.

Where do we have jobs?
NE3, NE5, NE6, NE15, NE23, NE26, NE28, NE25, NE13
Whitley Bay, Newcastle, Gosforth, Wallsend, Hebburn, Gateshead, Heddon-on-the-wall, Horsley, Harlow Hill, Killingworth, Camperdown, Forest Hall, West Moor, Horton Grange, Brenkley, Dinnington, Wide Open, Seaton Burn, Prestwick, Seaton, Delaval, Dudley, Tynemouth

What does the job of a Home Care Assistant involve?
·    You will have your own dedicated customers in their own homes local to where you live.  This means you build a good relationship with your customer. 
·    We allocate you customers as close to where you live as possible to keep travelling to a minimum 
·     Assist with Meal Preparation
·    Prompt them to take medication
·    Getting them out of bed and assisting with dressing, getting to the bathroom and personal hygiene (Mainly prompting and supporting)
·    You may take them out into the community to attend appointments or social events.

What experience do I need to be a Home Care Assistant?
No Experience is necessary as we provide excellent training.  Our carers come from all different previous careers and we have carers who are all ages.  
All we ask for is a caring nature and the desire to work as a carer.
You do need your own transport due to the nature of the work.
You need to be over the age of 18

Rates of Pay & Hours
Under 25's £7.25 per hour Over 25's £7.75 per hour Plus 25p per mile 
Mobile Phone Allowance & numerous incentives and benefits including car discounts
Full time hours covering Mornings, Evenings and alternate Weekends
Part Time Hours covering Mornings, Evening and alternate Weekends
Part Time weekends only or Part Time evenings only

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