About the role
An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within a close knit team of staff providing assistance to an elderly gentleman and his wife within their beautiful home based in Torquay.
The right applicant must be able to drive and be a confident cook.
On a daily basis you will be expected to prompt and support with personal care and medication.
The client likes to exercise, use the gym at home, go for walks or out for a drive, you will need to assist to ensure the client is safe at all times.
The personal assistant is responsible for preparing all meals for our client and his family, carrying out domestic chores around the home to include washing ironing and grocery shopping, supported by other members of staff.
The live in staff currently work on a 2 week on 2 week off basis, the staff accommodation is within the family home but with complete privacy. There are plenty of opportunities to take breaks away from the house or rest periods over the duration of you stay.
In this package we have a bespoke care plan in place which is regularly reviewed, you will need to communicate with the branch effectively and complete daily paperwork to a high standard as well as passing over any relevant information to night staff.
We offer weekly pay and with this client you will receive a daily rate of £106.00 on weekdays, £159 weekends.
For a limited period we are offering free DBS checks, Paid face to face training and free Flu vaccinations.
Following skills & experience required:
• 6 months previous care experience
• Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening
• Have a caring and compassionate attitude
• Can commit to regular hours
About the Company
Interserve Healthcare delivers specialist healthcare services to clients in their own homes and in healthcare establishments throughout the UK. We recruit Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers on a national basis to deliver outstanding care and support to our ever-growing client base.
What we can offer you:
• Weekly pay plus holiday pay
• On-going 24/7 support from the Senior Nurse Team
• Refer a friend bonus scheme
• First refusal to other care opportunities
• Members loyalty scheme
Interserve Healthcare is an Investors in Diversity accredited company & committed to equal opportunities for all (Agy).