Home Care Support Worker

Recruiter
Mears Care
Location
Alva
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
11 Mar 2018
Closes
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Mears is one of the leading Home Care providers within the Clackmannanshire area with a reputation for providing outstanding care and support for our service users.

We pride ourselves on the values of dignity and respect for both our service users and staff.

Due to rapid growth within the company we are now looking for people that share our values and work ethic to join our team

We Offer:-

  • Excellent pay rates
  • Extensive training
  • The opportunity to complete the SVQ Health and Social Care qualification Level 2 and upwards
  • Company annual fun days
  • Child care voucher scheme
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Excellent career prospects
  • Access to the Mears Advantage money saving scheme
  • 24 hour access to Mears Assist employee support hotline


The role of a support worker includes:-

  • Providing personal care and support to clients including washing, bathing and toileting
  • Healthcare, including assisting the service user to take medication as appropriate
  • Providing practical support and domestic tasks including laundry, cleaning, shopping and preparing and cooking meals
  • Accompanying individuals in social activities and assist in developing and maintaining the social interests of the individual
  • Providing specialised care for clients with more complex needs if required

Requirements:-

  • As we provide such high quality training past experience in the care industry is an advantage but not essential. A passion for making a positive difference in people’s lives
  • Sharing in the Mears Five Behaviours – being motivational, empowering, customer-focused, being a role-model and setting high standards
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Wanting to build a career in care.
  • Be able to provide a minimum of 3 references

Job Type: Full or Part Time

Salary: £8.50 /hour

Job Locations are based in -

  • Tillicoultry
    Alva
  • Menstrie
  • Tullibody
  • Coalsnaughton
  • Dollar
  • Clackmannan

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