Rapid Response Care Assistants for Carewatch in West Lothian

Recruiter
Carewatch
Location
Bathgate
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
17 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Are you looking for a fulfilling role in care, working with customers and helping them stay independent, in their own homes?

We are looking for full-time and part-time rapid response care assistants, with or without care experience, to work early shifts (approx 7am – 2.30pm) and/or back shifts (approx 4pm – 11pm), four days on and four days off, in the West Lothian area. The work is scheduled on a relief basis, covering annual leave, sickness and handed back hours, to help customers whose regular care assistant isn’t available.

We’ll train and support you, so you can confidently deliver a great service. You will need to be a driver with access to a car, to travel between customers and we either pay 18p per mile to cover this, or we offer a pool car, where available. We welcome existing or friends double up teams, for our two-handed care worker customers.

You’ll be helping your customers with personal care, such as;

    Getting up and ready for the dayWashingDressingBathingToiletingGetting ready for bed
And practical tasks, such as laundry, cleaning, tidying, meal preparation and cooking, doctor’s appointments and shopping.

We will support you with:

    Excellent rates of pay Career development and the opportunity to study NVQFlexible working hoursPaid induction and refresher trainingFree uniformsFree Criminal Record Check28 days paid holidays
Every customer is different, so the support and help that you provide will depend on your customer’s needs, which will be assessed and regularly monitored by our quality officers.

You’ll be fully supported with practical help from our friendly office based teams and free training and supervision, to help you confidently deliver care. We have a career development plan and the opportunity to study NVQs in Care. Carewatch support all of our staff in their ability to excel and achieve and are always looking for Care Workers who want to progress further in the future.

This role is subject to a DBS check and you will need to provide proof of a full UK driving licence and your right to reside and work in the UK.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.


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