Health Care Assistant / Worker

Recruiter
Location
Steyning
Salary
£10.50 - 18.00 per hour + Flexible Hours
Posted
04 Nov 2016
Closes
02 Dec 2016
Ref
i4J-CMP- 3752
Contact
I4 Jobs
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Care Assistant

Steyning, West Sussex

£10.50 - £18 per hour


Full time or Part Time – flexible hours

Our client is an established and highly regarded home care provider offering domiciliary care, personal support, home help and companionship services. Their committed management and dedicated care staff, we are proud to be able to offer a broad range of home care services that can be tailored to meet your individual needs.

Care Assistant Overview:

You would be responsible for meeting the support requirements of their clients, in a way that respects the individual and promotes their independence. You would be expected to travel to the client’s home and assist them with daily tasks as agreed between the client and the company.

The type of support that you would be providing is no different to what would reasonably be given by a member of the person’s family. For instance, you may be providing help with bathing and dressing or domestic support.

Your role would include helping clients with tasks such as:

-          Help with washing & dressing

-          Shopping & meal preparation

-          Prompting with medication

-          Support with daily routines

-          Respite services

-          Socialising and leisure activities

-          Helping clients access the community

It’s important to them that all Care Workers have the following qualities:
               

-          Self-motivated, well-organised & reliable

-          Caring and sensitive

-          Flexible

-          Committed to maintaining our high standards of care

-          Good communicator


Benefits for our Care Assistants include:
Great rates of pay:


Weekdays £ 10.50 per hour
Weekends £ 12.00 per hour
Bank Holidays £ 18.00 per hour


We pay mileage
Pension Scheme
Paid holidays
Paid refresher training

Additional Information:

They are looking for Care Assistants in the Steyning area who can provide help and support to customers with limited mobility or other care needs. This covers a wide range of customers in the area from people with physical disabilities, children with learning disabilities and older people. The Care Assistants will support customers within Steyning who need assistance with health related illnesses and can include social work like helping with day to day routine.

Care Assistants may be required to help customers with daily personal care like washing, assistance with feeding, using the toilet and dressing.


A Care Assistant should... 

-          Build a relationship with customers

-          Support customers in their activities 

-          Assist with work routines that help customers with their daily activities

Please apply with CV and Covering Letter