Home Care Assistant

Recruiter
Medacs Healthcare
Location
Loughborough
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
29 Sep 2019
Closes
01 Oct 2019
Ref
1241416113
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you want to work for a leading provider offering guaranteed, flexible hours, very competitive pay rates and all the support you need to develop you career in care?

We are currently recruiting carers Loughborough.
Tasks include

Personal Care
  • Washing, bathing, showering for both male and female customers
  • Dressing
  • Haircare
  • Dental hygiene
  • Assisting with toilet needs and continence products e.g. catheter bags, stoma bags and pads
  • Eating and drinking- includes preparation and assisting to eat
  • Provide agreed support with medication
  • Ensuring comfort- physically, environmentally and emotionally
  • Mobility and using mobility equipment

Practical Care
  • Shopping/ pension collection and paying bills
  • Light cleaning
  • Laundry , ironing, bed making and changing
  • Emptying rubbish bins
  • Emptying and cleaning commodes
  • Assisting to care for pets
  • Attending appointments
  • Ensuring safety and security of customers and their environment

Record Keeping/ written communication
  • Completing daily support records, medication charts, accident forms and body maps- at every visit
  • Reading and following care plans, risk assessments and manual handling plans
  • Reporting concerns both written and verbally

Benefits include

*Great rate of pay 10.00p/h

*Full training and support into the role

*Holiday Pay

*Maternity Pay

*Flexible Working hours

*Out of Hours Support

*Mileage paid

Why Medacs?

With a worldwide reputation for delivering high quality care, Medacs is one of the UK's leading health care agencies. As well as being committed to caring for our clients, Medacs Healthcare also cares for its staff.

To apply please send a CV to alternatively, please feel free to have a chat with the team. Just call and ask to speak to Abbie.

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