Home care assistant

Recruiter
Kate Raymond Consulting Ltd
Location
Bracknell
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
15 Sep 2020
Closes
15 Oct 2020
Ref
1697661725
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Cardea Healthcare is a specialist healthcare recruitment agency providing home care services and staff into residential settings. We are currently recruiting for Home Care Worker in Bracknell. This position is working with Adults with a wide range of disabilities.

Job Summary

The main responsibilities of the job are to support the individual's living within the service to lead fulfilled lives. We pride ourselves on improving the lives of the people we support as well as assisting them to achieve their full potential. We promote a "doing with" opposed to "doing for" work ethic.

Main duties and responsibilities:
  • Assisting with all aspects of personal care
  • Social inclusion
  • Administration of medication
  • Writing accurate and factual daily reports
  • promoting and ensuring privacy and dignity
  • Working in a team and on an individual basis
  • Person Specification
  • Assisting service users to bed

The candidate must have the following:
  • At least 6 months care experience
  • Have a Driving Licence and access to their own Vehicle
  • An up to Date DBS
  • Willing to Travel

The following attainments and personal attributes are considered essential to the post:

Self-motivated, responsible and able to act on your initiative
Be able to demonstrate good communication and interpersonal skills
Be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Ideally candidates will have experience of working with children with complex needs and the social care sector.
The role involves flexible working hours and you may be asked to work evening shifts and weekends.

We offer very competitive rates and opportunities for career progression through additional training and upskilling.