Home Care Assistant
at Care South
Date Posted: 11/10/2019
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Are you looking for a job that's worthwhile and rewarding, that offers flexible working options to fit around your lifestyle?
Do you have…
* A friendly, caring and supportive nature?
* Patience and sensitivity?
* A full driving license and your own transport?
If your answer is yes, then look no further and take the first step towards one of the most satisfying jobs there is by joining the team at Care South!
As a not-for-profit organisation and registered charity. Care South has a genuine dedication to helping people get the best out of life and because of that we value our team. We know that it's the care that counts of not only our customers, but also that of our employees that makes us a leading provider of home care and residential care across the south of England.
Care South offers high quality, compassionate care that is adapted to suit individual needs, and we are now looking for dedicated people to join our exiting support teams in the community, enabling people to remain living independently in their own homes. If you enjoy helping people, like a varied day and look forward to a challenge then you are the person for us.
As a member of our care team, you will assist individuals with:
* All aspects of personal care
* Meal preparation
* Domestic services
* Shopping trips and other escorted outings
In return, we will offer you:
* Excellent rates of pay (£8.60-£10.90 per hour)
* Paid travel time (£8.21 per hour) and mileage (£0.40 per mile)
* Guaranteed hours on a two-week rolling rota (relief contracts are also available)
* 5.6 weeks holiday
* Pension and Life Assurance schemes
* Care South Benefits: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discounts
* Excellent training and development opportunities, including the option to undertake a Diploma in Health and Social Care
* Work within a local area
* Full support from a friendly team
Whether you are studying, retired and looking for additional hours or just looking for flexible working options or a new career, we have hours available to suit you: from ad hoc hours to permanent hours.
You don't need to have previous experience in this field, nor do you need qualifications - we're happy to work with you to become an excellent member of our care team and an excellent Home Care Assistant.
We are looking for people who can work Tuesday and Thursday evenings (4pm-10pm), plus alternate Saturday evenings (4pm-10pm). However hours and working times can be negotiated within those times, to fit around you and your commitments.
We offer contracts from 5 to 30 hours per week, dependant on availability and relief contracts are also available.
Bridport and surrounding area
OWN TRANSPORT IS ESSENTIAL FOR THIS ROLE
So interested in joining our team? Then contact Jo or Leanne on [Click here to apply]
or apply online via the Care South website.
Successful applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring service (DBS) check.
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Home Care Assistant
* Employee Type: Part-time
* Location: Bridport, Dorset
* Experience: Not Specified
* Date Posted: 11/10/2019
Care South is a not-for-profit, caring charity and a leading provider of residential and home care across the south of England. Registered Charity No. 1014697.
Care South has a genuine dedication to helping people get the best out of life and because of that we value our team. We know that it's the care that counts of not only our residents and service users, but that of our employees that makes us a leading provider of home and residential care across the south of England. As a not-for-profit organisation and registered charity, we employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to the way we work, how colleagues are treated, and the care that we provide every day.
You don't just have to be a Care Assistant to work for Care South. We are also looking for a wide range of roles including Chefs, Laundry Assistants and Activities Co-ordinators.
Please take a look at the Working for Care South tab above to find out more about working with us.
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