Community Care Assistant / HCA / Domiciliary HCA
Truro, Cornwall, England
Community Care Assistant
Location: Roles across Cornwall
Hours: Full time & Part time - from 15 - 37.5 hours per week - Various shift patterns
Community Care Assistant - £7.73 per hour (£15,073 per annum) and mileage
We are currently recruiting for experienced Community Care Assistants to work within an established elderly home care domiciliary service. We are looking to recruit experienced professionals who work well both as part of a team and independently and have good communication skills . The role will be reporting into the Regional Service Manager; looking after the people within their own home, on an individual basis.
Your job as either a Community Care Assistant will consist of supporting service users with their personal care and personal hygiene, assisting users with getting into and out of bed, cooking meals, effectively communicating with them as well as their families and other members of staff. You will encourage service users to maintain maximum independence whilst taking into account their physical and emotional condition. You will also need to check and accurately maintain individual records, accurately relaying any changes in individuals requirements and familiarising yourself with any updates to users conditions at the beginning of each shift.
There would be a full comprehensive induction and appropriate training for successful applicants.
* An NVQ2 in care or equivalent
* The ability to review and maintain accurate records
* Experienced working within Care
* A dedicated and committed approach to work
* Willing to undertake training
Benefits & Incentives:
* A comprehensive and specialised training programme
* Professional development - many of the company's managers and nurses began their careers as Support Workers
* Excellent levels of support and training
* Over 5 weeks Holiday entitlement
* Weekend & Night pay enhancements
* Flexible work patterns
* Fantastic working environment
* Other Benefits Available
* Free Uniform
* Free DBS
Are you interested in a role in Care but don't have the relevant qualifications, are you looking to get into care at a trainee support worker or trainee healthcare assistant level or currently working at trainee level elsewhere? I could have the right opportunity for you and would be interested on hearing from you.
For more information or to apply please contact Tobias Marchant on [... Click Apply...]; alternatively you can send you CV to [... Click Apply...].
- £ 15073 - 15073 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Studying / Unqualified
Posted 10 Nov 2016
Closes 10 Dec 2016
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