Home Care Assistant
Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester, England
£12.25 to £12.75 per hour
Unspecified (Full time)
Alcedo Care are recruiting for carers for a care package in Tarporley. The care package is only at one location for a lady living with dementia who needs support in her own home. For this role we are wanting to hire carers for the below shift pattern.
*_Care hourly rate of £ - £ per Hour_*
*_12 hr shift patterns_*
*_8pm - 8am 2:1_*
*_8am - 8pm 2:1_*
This is a unique and special opportunity to give care for our customer in the comfort of her own home. You will need to assist with personal care, cooking, some light duties around the house, administering medication and moving and handling as well as being a trusted companion and someone the customer can rely on. Experience with dementia would be an advantage.
*Other roles of the carer involve?*
* Helping with personal care tasks, such as washing and dressing
* Medication administration
* Moving and handling
* Communication and mental wellbeing (including social and leisure)
* Managing medical conditions, specific to the customer
* Continence management
* Skin and pressure area care
* Maintaining a safe environment
*The benefits of being a Care Worker with ALCEDO Care.*
* *Blue light card – after 6 months of service (provides discounts to hundreds of websites, clothing, food and drink outlets*
* Weekly pay every Friday
* Flexible contracts available
* 24/7 support from management team
* Full PPE provided
* Holiday pay
* Pension scheme
* Refer a friend bonus.
* *Free mental wellbeing support via Able Futures*
* Paid induction training.
* Care certificate and diplomas
* Ongoing career development opportunities
* Regular COVID 19 Testing
* A family run business with a friendly and supportive culture
* Extensive training and induction programme
* *We offer specialist training to support your career progression.*
* Free mental health support/wellness program.
*What we require from you.*
* An enthusiastic and positive attitude
* The ability to work every other weekend
* Trustworthy, reliable and punctual
* Right to work in the UK
* Fluent spoken and written English
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: £-£ per hour
* Do you have access to a vehicle?
* Home Care: 1 year (preferred)
* English (required)
* UK driving license (preferred)