Home Care Assistant

Home Care Assistant, Derby

£8.00 - £16.00 per hour plus paid travel time + 25p mileage allowance

Full and part-time hours available - fantastic progression opportunities

We are looking for experienced Home Care Assistants living close to the Derby area of Derbyshire. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fantastic new homecare start-up branch.

This is an exciting opportunity to help get this new branch off the ground and help them make a positive difference in your local community. You will also get fantastic opportunities to progress to senior roles as the business grows and develops. So, who knows where this exciting job opportunity may take you, you may be a Manager of the future!

Join an organisation where they always select the highest standard of carers to join their team!

You would be joining a national homecare and leading brand, which enables its customers to maintain their lifestyle. They aim to deliver the very best support available, the sort of care you would want for your own relative. Everyone of their customers are individual, and as such everyone has individual preferences and needs.

They also reward their team with some additional wonderful benefits, including:

  • Paid travel time and mileage allowance;
  • Double time at bank holidays;
  • Refer a friend scheme;
  • Pension scheme;
  • Exciting opportunities to develop your skills.

Is this the role for me?

Ideally, we are looking for individuals who have experience in the care sector to help get the branch up and running.

You have got to be an empathetic person and want to make a difference. A typical day would involve assisting clients with their routines, be it morning, lunchtime, evening or weekend routines. This could involve assisting with getting out of bed, preparing meals, prompting medications, assisting clients to wash, dress and ensuring they can get to the bathroom. You may also do light house work or take them out into the local community to attend appointments. You’re not just a carer you are a companion too, so the relationship and trust you have with your client is very important. They need to feel at ease with you and relaxed.

  • Do you have experience in care? Are you looking for a fresh challenge where you can progress?
  • Have you cared for a relative yourself and really enjoyed it?

The care delivered by this organisation goes far beyond the normal limits. This could be just the start of your career, there is a big chance for fantastic career development.

So, if you are caring, outgoing, warm, and reliable, then we would love to hear from you. If you are interested in applying for this job or you would like to hear more about the role, then please click on apply.

Required skills

  • Health Care
  • Social Care
  • Care Assistant
  • Homecare
  • Home visits

Application questions

Are you aged 18 or over?
Do you have a full UK driving licence, although not essential?

Reference: 35896331

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