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Community Care Assistant

Home Instead
Part-time
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Lichfield, England, United Kingdom
£11 - £15.75 GBP hourly

Company Description

Home Instead has a genuine passion for making a difference to peoples lives. We are a worldwide family of caring and compassionate people who believe that our older generation have the right to live in their own home for as long as they can, if they so wish.

We provide an amazing team of local Care Professionals to support the older generation within our communities to stay safe and independent within their own home. Our Care Professionals provide companionship, meal preparation, dementia support, help with personal hygiene routines, light housework and taking clients out to appointments and even having fun.

Our CAREGivers say it's not like work it's more like going to see a friend as we see each other regularly.

Job Description

We are looking for people with kind, compassionate hearts who want to make a true difference to the quality of life for our clients to join our team in Lichfield and Tamworth. As a CAREGiver, you will provide a variety of non-medical services to help our Clients keep independent in their own home.

You do not need any experience or particular qualifications to become a CAREGiver. However, it would be useful to have some experience of working in a care setting or interacting with older people. This could be personal experience of caring for a family member or voluntary experience. You will have a passion for supporting others and pride yourself on delivering an outstanding service. You will be reliable, trustworthy and respectful. You will enjoy building professional friendships and comfortable in spending time in the company of others.

Must have means of transport as clients are predominantly cared for in their own homes or would like you to accompany them on appointments or outings, 

 

Qualifications

Due to the community nature of the role it is important that you have access to your own vehicle

If you’ve never worked in this industry before! We will put you through a first-class training program that will give you the confidence to carry out your tasks.

 

Additional Information

Hourly rate from £11.00 to £15.75 per hour

plus Waiting time and travel time paid

plus mileage expense

plus data allowance

plus ongoing training paid

plus Free DBS check plus Pension contribution

plus Free medical cash back programme worth up to £1500 per annum

plus Paid holiday and enhanced BH pay

plus Employee assistance programme - free support with all aspects of life

plus Discount shopping benefit

plus outstanding continuous training

plus Supportive and professional team

Please call the office on 01827 431002