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Care Assistant - Evenings

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Telford, England, United Kingdom

Company Description

At Home Instead, happiness and genuinely feeling valued and supported, for both our clients and our Care Professionals is why we are different. Supporting clients throughout the South Telford and surrounding area. Home Instead, Telford was established in 2010 by Jason and Jenny because they had a desire to make a difference to people in a positive way - that fills them with pride. Branching out to South Telford area in 2022 they are still very passionate about providing not only the very best care for their clients while also ensuring that their working environment and culture is one where every member of staff is appreciated; a happy carer provides excellent care naturally. We are now looking for new and dedicated CARE Professionals to join our growing family.

Home Instead South Telford is a Living Wage Accredited Employer

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Job Description

Enjoying your minimum 1hr visit with £12.10ph, your natural flare of compassion, empathy and the desire to help others, will be an essential part of this role.

This will include but is not limited to:

  • Personal Care: Assisting with bathing, grooming, dressing, and toileting, when required.
  • Medication Reminders: Ensuring clients take their medications as prescribed.
  • Meal Preparation: Planning and preparing nutritious meals according to dietary needs. 
  • Light Housekeeping: Assisting with light cleaning, laundry, and maintaining a clean and safe environment
  • Transportation: Providing transportation for clients to appointments, errands, and social outings. Giving them the freedom and choice when require.

Our Care Professional and Clients enjoy minimum of 1-hour visit, giving the valuable time together so both of you are relaxed without being rushed.

You will be matched to you client and will remain under their care, allowing you to build a rapport and familiarisation, to engage with each other and you will get to know how they like their to be delivered; from their personal care to what they enjoy as their hobbies and interests.

You will supporting them to stay at home with their creature comforts and familiar environments. Allowing them to continue living life their way, as comfortably as possible putting their wishes at the very heart of what you do. 

Your primary responsibility will be to assist clients, providing their care in a dignified manner from start to finish, this companionship and stimulation with their daily activities, ensures their safety, comfort and maintenance of their emotional health and wellbeing.

This is not just care, it's Home Instead care!

Qualifications

The only essential skill and qualification is a Full Driving Licence, in Business Class Insurance.

Paid training will be provided and you will be supported and have mentorship throughout.

Additional Information

Benefits include:

  • Competitive rates of pay starting at a minimum £12.10  
  • Double time on bank holidays
  • Paid Mileage
  • Paid Travel Time
  • Paid training and ongoing development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme
  • BHSF Health program
  • Benefits and discounts program
  • Employee Assistance Programmes
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Ongoing Loyalty incentive scheme for every year you are with the company
  • Company Events and employee engagement throughout the year.

And much more!

Make a real difference to someone's life. Join Home Instead and become part of our family. Whether you have previous experience in care or this is a new path for you, or maybe you just want to give your time to others while being paid,  there is unrivalled support, training, and guidance to help you establish and progress your role.

Want to know more? Contact our recruiter Sam, on 01952 913219 and I will happily discuss the role further, and tell you anything you need to know, Or click to see more information : Come and see us