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Care Assistant

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Company Description

Find out exactly what skills, experience, and qualifications you will need to succeed in this role before applying below.
Home Instead Senior Care is the world’s leading provider of non-medical care and companionship services for older people. With minimum visits of one hour, award winning training and an excellent reputation we are immensely proud of the quality of care we provide. We match our CAREGivers to our clients based on mutual interests and hobbies to help build bonds of trust and enable us to provide personalised support.
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 remain independent in their own homes.

Duties May Include

Our amazing CAREGivers provide a variety of non-medical services and support to our clients in minimum 1-hour visits.
Personal Care – for example assisting a client to the bathroom, helping them take a bath/shower and dress.Home Help – meal preparation, laundry, light cleaning duties.Dementia CareCompanionship
We always try to go above and beyond, It’s a wonderful feel good job, it’s not always easy but it is certainly rewarding.

We will be offering approximately 20 hours a week over evenings & weekends. We pay £9.75/hr Monday – Friday & £10.20/hr Saturday & Sunday.

Qualifications

You do not need any experience or particular qualifications to become a CAREGiver as full training will be given. However, it would be useful to have some experience of working in a care setting or interacting with older people.

Key Attributes

A passion for supporting othersThe ability to listen, communicate clearly and build relationships with clients and their families in a respectful, dignified mannerBe reliable & trustworthyAble to adapt to change and make common sense decisions
Applicants should ideally have a driving licence and access to a vehicle or means of transport. Clients are predominantly cared for in their own homes and may require you to accompany them on appointments and outings.

Additional Information

If you think this could be for you, we would love to hear from you. Please ‘Submit Enquiry’ or alternatively, contact us on 0141 280 8210

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