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Homecare Assistants - CHSWM424191

Reference:

49222

Location:

Cambridge

Pay:

£8.84 (rising to £9.25 per hour with HSC Level 2 Diploma).

Hours:

Part-time

Ages:

Aged 17 years or over.

Job Description:

The employer is looking for Homecare Assistants to work with their team. You will help tenants stay as independent as possible, as well as helping with bathing, dressing and other physical needs, you will give companionship, comfort and dignity. You will also be provide care in the local community.

Training:

In house training and relevant NVQ qualification for the right candidate. Equivalent to one day a week.

Qualifications:

You should have a NVQ Level 2 or ability to attain this qualifications. You will need the ability to identify with the needs of older people, plan and organise own work-load effectively and to ensure that routine tasks are carried out promptly and to take clear messages on behalf of other members of the team. You will also need to carry out and complete routine work quickly and effectively and to communicate appropriately with a wide range of people, including residents, their families and friends, and other colleagues. It is a requirement of the role that candidates must have a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes due to the nature of the role.

Prospects:

The opportunity to gain experience in a Homecare Assistant role in a care setting.

Additional Information:

Benefits include recruitment and retention payment of£150 after completion of 6 months' successful probationary period and £100 on completion of a further 6 months' continuous service. 28 increasing to 33 days inclusive of Bank Holidays, depending on length of service. Company sick pay scheme, Refer a Friend Scheme (£250) and Choice of pension schemes including final salary pension scheme. Childcare vouchers, Employee Assistance Programme provided by BUPA and Discounted gym membership (4 schemes). Corporate members of Edenred Travel Club, Free on site/nearby parking, Free tunics and Free DBS check.

 

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