Personal Care Assistant - Hitchin | Zoek UK | 2072ec7a31f34d79a74e73b5ed51f5a8
Personal Care Assistant
Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
£12.00 - £12.50 PerHour
Permanent (Full time)
FULL & PART TIME
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- working mainly 12 hour DAY and WAKING NIGHT shifts Rate of pay: £12 per hour days and £ per hour waking nights 12 hour shifts (days are (Apply online only) and nights are (Apply online only)) Permanent role based at one location Employed by a Respected and Specialist Care Provider Shifts on a ROTA basis including some weekends Rota given 1 month in advance approx.
FULL DRIVING LICENSE PREFERRED (but not essential) CARE EXPERIENCE PREFERRED (but not essential)We have an exciting opportunity for Support Workers to join a new specialist care team.
You will be supporting a gentleman with a High- Level Spinal Cord Injury.
This gentleman will be living in his own home in the Hitchin/Letchworth area with his wife and teenage son The Role: Providing assistance with rehabilitation as well as personal care and all aspects of daily living.
Support with all therapies.
Assist with social outings and accompany on holidays on occasion.
Assist with domestic tasks and food preparation as requested About You: You must be honest, reliable, trustworthy, kind and personable and be able to integrate into the family.
Previous Care experience is preferred but not essential..
Good communication skills, both written and verbal are essential.
You will have a good sense of humour and be easy to get on with.
A Full driving licence is preferred.
- This is a completely non-smoking environment Shift Pattern: Day Shifts: (Apply online only) = 12 hours Waking nights: (Apply online only) = 12 hours (Apply online only) (a degree of flexibility in hours will be required in order to work around the gentleman's appointments eg -)Additional respite hours are available.
Part-time hours would be for 28 hours per week.
Full time contracted hours are for hours per week (min).
You will be working within a small team providing care and support all year round, including weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis.
Flexibility and ability to cover for others in the team is essential to the role.
The Employer: This employer provide specialist care teams for individuals who live within their own homes.
The client base is varied and includes Spinal Cord Injury, Acquired Brain Injury and other Neurological Conditions.
Benefits including: 28 Days Holiday Pay, Company Sick Pay, Payment to attend all Training, Membership of a Health Cash Plan, Paid DBS checks, Double Time Pay on Bank Holidays, Personal Development Opportunities, Cycle to Work Scheme THIS IS NOT AN AGENCY JOB
- IT IS A PERMANENT POSITION WORKING FOR A RESPECTED AND SPECIALIST CARE PROVIDER.
Working in 1 location
- the client's own home (so, no travelling between clients)