Community Care Assistant - Downham Market (Swaffham)

Downham Market, England, gb
Company: Healthcare Homes
Category: Community and Social Service Occupations
Published on 2021-06-20 06:03:59

Community Care Assistant - Downham Market (must be car owner/driver)

£9.75 per hour (weekdays) and £10.25 per hour (weekends), paid travel time plus mileage paid at 25p per mile

We offer a rewarding benefits programme which reflects the fact our Community Care Assistants are vital members of our team.

  • Competitive rates of pay plus mileage and paid travel time
  • Flexible shift patterns - including both full and part time roles (please note that due to the nature of the service, the role does involve working alternate weekends)
  • Guaranteed hours offered upon completion of 3 month probation period
  • 28 days paid annual leave (pro rata)
  • Care experience is not essential - we provide fully paid Induction Training and shadowing to support you gain the skills and knowledge required to provide excellent care
  • Free uniform, PPE
  • Pension Scheme
  • Further training and development opportunities including fully funded NVQ's in Health & Social Care
  • Generous 'refer a friend' reward for all new staff
  • Our teams work across Downham Market and the surrounding areas, helping people who wish to retain their independence and remain at home for as long as possible. The duties and responsibilities of the role include (but are not limited to):

  • Basic meal preparation
  • Personal hygiene; showering, bathing, washing
  • Helping people get up each morning and go to bed each evening
  • Provide toileting assistance
  • Light domestic duties
  • Attend social calls, book and accompany to appointments
  • Shopping either with or on behalf of service users
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