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Care assistant - IOW residents only

Home Instead
Part-time
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Ventnor, England, United Kingdom

Company Description

Looking for a job worth getting up for, brimming with job satisfaction? Look no further.

Home Instead is the world’s leading provider of companionship-led services for adults. With no care calls less than 45 minutes, award winning training and an excellent reputation; not just nationally but locally also, we are immensely proud of the quality of care we provide the community.

Home Instead Isle of Wight is a friendly, local home care provider which recognises that its employees are its greatest asset. We are looking for friendly, reliable, and ambitious Care Assistants to join our team.

At Home Instead Isle of Wight, we have been a family run business since 2019 and each year, we go from strength to strength!

In 2021, we became the first Domiciliary company on the Island to be rated 'Outstanding' by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), something we are extremely thrilled with!

Job Description

Duties will include:

  • Companionship 
  • Shopping
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation 
  • Taking clients to appointments and social outings 
  • Personal care
  • Medication administration

Qualifications

Full driving licence and access to your own reliable vehicle required. 

This position is open to IOW residents, we do not currently accept sponsorships. 

Additional Information

Some of the many benefits of joining the Home Instead team include: 

  • Great rates of pay from £12ph on weekdays and £13ph on weekends
  • Generous bank holiday enhancements 
  • Alternate weekend rota 
  • Pension contribution
  • Paid mileage and travel time between care visits
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Minimum client care visit time of 45 minutes - no need to feel rushed
  • Full training and support provided throughout
  • Friendly and supportive office and On Call team 
  • Generous refer a friend scheme. 
  • Opportunities for career progression - supporting with NVQs / college courses
  • DBS reimbursed after 3 months
  • Casual dress
  • Monthly prize draw/bonus

Why not take a look at our Facebook page to see for yourself: 

https://www.facebook.com/HISCIOW

If you have a passion for caring and the motivation to help us achieve our ambitions, we would love to hear from you. Please click on 'I'm Interested' or alternatively, contact us on 01983 240015 or email [email protected] 

We encourage applications from all sections of the community as we want to reflect the neighbourhoods in which we work. Home Instead is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. This role is subject to DBS enhanced disclosure.